10c - Organization Of Systems

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From STARR tests 2013-2019 B. 10(C) analyze the levels of organization in biological systems and relate the levels to each other and to the whole system


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The human body is composed of organ systems.  Which list represents a system organized from least to most complex?
    • A. 

      Heart - cardiac muscle - muscle tissue - muscle cell

    • B. 

      Lung tissue - trachea - nostrils - circulatory system

    • C. 

      Muscle cell - muscle tissue - biceps muscle - muscular system

    • D. 

      Integumentary system - skin cell - hair - sweat glands

  • 2. 
    Which answer choice best describes a community?
    • A. 

      Praying mantises caring for their yound

    • B. 

      Three-spined sticklebacks living in estuaries

    • C. 

      Different species of lizards occupying the same niche in a desert

    • D. 

      Roosting mother bats recognizing their offspring

  • 3. 
    In what order are the levels in the diagrams?
    • A. 

      Population - community - ecosystem

    • B. 

      Organism - community - population

    • C. 

      Organism - population - community

    • D. 

      Ecosystem - population - community

  • 4. 
    Recent studies in bone research indicate that using ultrasound on a broken bone can decrease the healing time by 25%.  Which of these are the most basic levels of organization involved when a bone heals?
    • A. 

      Cells and tissue

    • B. 

      Cells and organ system

    • C. 

      Organ system and organism

    • D. 

      Tissue and organ system

  • 5. 
    The table shows some observations made by 4 students during a field trip to a nature area. Which student made observations of a community of organisms?
  • 6. 
    A science class is planning a field trip to a local farm that has a large pond.  Which of the following lists the order of biological organization from smallest to largest that the students can expect to find at the pond?
    • A. 

      Organism, community, population, ecosystme

    • B. 

      Organism, population, community, ecosystem

    • C. 

      Population, organism, community, ecosystem

    • D. 

      Population, organism, ecosystem, community

  • 7. 
    Choose all that apply. Which of the following functions at the same organizational level as the kidney in the human excretory system?
    • A. 

      Skeleton

    • B. 

      Epithelial tissue

    • C. 

      Urinary bladder

    • D. 

      Squamous cell

  • 8. 
    A student is studying the ecology of a playa lake, which forms after a rainfall in a dry lake bed.  The table lists the organisms that the student observed. Which level of biological organization has the student described in the table?
    • A. 

      Biosphere

    • B. 

      Organelle

    • C. 

      Ecosystem

    • D. 

      Community