Food Web Basics

9 Questions | Total Attempts: 446

SettingsSettingsSettings
Please wait...
Food Chain Quizzes & Trivia

Take this quiz to test your knowledge about all the parts of the food chain! Once you pass this quiz, go ahead and start your project!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Food chains always start with a(n) _____?
    • A. 

      Herbivore

    • B. 

      Producer

    • C. 

      Carnivore

    • D. 

      Scavenger

  • 2. 
    An organism that eats both plants and animals is called a(n) _____?
    • A. 

      Omnivore

    • B. 

      Carnivore

    • C. 

      Decomposer

    • D. 

      Herbivore

  • 3. 
    What is the name for an animal that breaks down dead organisms?
  • 4. 
    The position that an organism holds in the food chain is called a(n) _____?
    • A. 

      Energy level

    • B. 

      Trophic level

    • C. 

      Chain spot

    • D. 

      Power position

  • 5. 
    All organisms can only funtion at one specific level on a food chain.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Producers are also known as _____, and consumers are known as _____?
    • A. 

      Herbivores; carnivores

    • B. 

      Autotrophs; carnivores

    • C. 

      Prey; predators

    • D. 

      Autotrophs; heterotrophs

  • 7. 
    Fill in the blank in this food chain.Producer --> ?? -->Secondary Consumer --> Tertiary Consumer --> Decomposer
  • 8. 
    Put these animals in the correct order within a food chain.Grasshopper, Snake, Hawk, Grass, Rat
    • A. 

      Rat, Hawk, Snake, Grasshopper, Grass

    • B. 

      Grass, Grasshopper, Rat, Snake, Hawk

    • C. 

      Grasshopper, Grass, Rat, Hawk, Snake

    • D. 

      Grass, Rat, Grasshopper, Snake, Hawk

  • 9. 
    The process by which producers create energy is known as _____?