Is7 Biology Quiz 1

13 Questions | Total Attempts: 209

Settings
Please wait...
Biology Quizzes & Trivia

Quiz for seventh graders in their first weeks of a Biology Unit


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which of the following is not used by all living things:
    • A. 

      Carbohydrates

    • B. 

      Oxygen

    • C. 

      H2O

    • D. 

      Proteins

    • E. 

      Nucleic Acids

    • F. 

      Lipids

  • 2. 
    Cells are the basic unit of life, providing the structure and _________ of living things.
    • A. 

      Function

    • B. 

      Motion

    • C. 

      Form

    • D. 

      Foundation

    • E. 

      Stature

  • 3. 
    A species is defined as...
    • A. 

      A) An animal that is unique and has characteristics

    • B. 

      B) An organism

    • C. 

      C) A group of similar organisms that can produce fertile offspring that can mate and reproduce

    • D. 

      D) Something that has no duplicate and exists only in its one unique form

    • E. 

      E) None of the above

  • 4. 
    A change in the environment of an organism can also be called a….
    • A. 

      Earthquake

    • B. 

      Reaction

    • C. 

      Environment

    • D. 

      Shock

    • E. 

      Climate

    • F. 

      Stimulus

  • 5. 
     The name of the father of taxonomy is?
    • A. 

      Jonathan Erickson

    • B. 

      Charles Darwin

    • C. 

      Carl Ginsberg

    • D. 

      Carolus Linnaeus

    • E. 

      Taxonomius Crucious

    • F. 

      Aristotle

  • 6. 
    The scientific study of how animals are classified is called
    • A. 

      Taxography

    • B. 

      Taxology

    • C. 

      Taxidermy

    • D. 

      Taxicology

    • E. 

      Taxonomy

    • F. 

      Taxation

    • G. 

      Taxiclassy

  • 7. 
    The more levels of classification that two organisms share the more closely related they are.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    One characteristic of life is known as ___________  ___  ___________.  This is where the organism increases its size or it becomes more complex.
  • 9. 
    The broadest level of classification which separates the eukaryotes from the prokaryotes is known as...
    • A. 

      Genus

    • B. 

      Family

    • C. 

      Kingdom

    • D. 

      Domain

    • E. 

      Class

    • F. 

      Order

  • 10. 
    Binomial Nomenclature gives us the __________________ of an organism.
    • A. 

      Gender and age

    • B. 

      Class and order

    • C. 

      Dietary habits

    • D. 

      Favorite color

    • E. 

      Scientific name

    • F. 

      Migratory patterns

  • 11. 
    Fill in the following blanks: Domain, ________, _________, _________, __________, _________, __________, Species
  • 12. 
    Answer the following question if you received a 15 or less on your last "Learning Ladder" written response. What does it mean to be "Alive?"
  • 13. 
    Scientific names are most often...
    • A. 

      Greek

    • B. 

      English

    • C. 

      Latin

    • D. 

      Native American

    • E. 

      French