Nine Phyla Of The Animal Kingdom Quiz!

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Nine Phyla Of The Animal Kingdom Quiz!

A Phylum or Phyla constitutes the largest scientific grouping of life forms sharing the same general body plan or characteristics. The classification of the animal kingdom is called Metazoa. So, let's try out the quiz about Nine phyla of the animal kingdom and test your knowledge. All the best!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    How many true phyla are there in the animal kingdom?
    • A. 

      5

    • B. 

      9

    • C. 

      33

    • D. 

      Millions

  • 2. 
    What kinds of animals can you find in the porifera phyla?
    • A. 

      Coral

    • B. 

      Whales

    • C. 

      Monkeys

    • D. 

      Sponges

  • 3. 
    Corals, jellyfish, anemones, and hydra belong to which phyla?
    • A. 

      Poriferia

    • B. 

      Nematoda

    • C. 

      Mollusca

    • D. 

      Cnideria

  • 4. 
    What type of animals can be found in the Platyhelminthes phyla?
    • A. 

      All worms

    • B. 

      Flatworms

    • C. 

      Earthworms

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 5. 
    • A. 

      Trichina

    • B. 

      Ringworm

    • C. 

      Hookworm

    • D. 

      Earthworm

  • 6. 
    Annelidas are known for what distinct characteristics?
    • A. 

      Segmented bodies

    • B. 

      Having organs that are organized in the body

    • C. 

      They pass soil through their digestive system.

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 7. 
    Name the 3 categories Mollusks are divided into AND give one example of each.
    • A. 

      Bivalves-clams, mussels, scallops, oysters

    • B. 

      Gastropods-snails, slugs,conches, whelks, periwinkles

    • C. 

      Cephalopods-octopus and squid

  • 8. 
    Which category in the Arthropods have the largest number of organisms?
    • A. 

      Insects

    • B. 

      Crustaceans

    • C. 

      Arachnids

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 9. 
    All of the following are characteristics of amphibians EXCEPT which one?
    • A. 

      Lay their eggs in the water.

    • B. 

      They obtain oxygen through their lungs.

    • C. 

      Their sensory organs are adapted to use on land.

    • D. 

      They have 2 pairs of legs (4 in all )

  • 10. 
    • A. 

      Unicellular and heterotrophic

    • B. 

      Multicellular, macroscopic, autotrophic and heterotrophic

    • C. 

      Eukaryotic, macroscopic, multicellular and heterotrophic

    • D. 

      None