Biomimicry MCQ Quiz Questions And Answers

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Do you have any idea what biomimicry is? Here, we have designed a biomimicry MCQ quiz to enhance your knowledge regarding this natural selection process. Biologically inspired design, biomimicry is the imitation of the models and elements of nature for the sole purpose of solving complex and difficult problems related to human beings. Find out what you really know on this subject by playing the quiz given below. Shall we begin it, then? Good luck, buddy!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Examples of biomimicry are:
    • A. 

      Sun---sunflower

    • B. 

      Whale---turbine

    • C. 

      Gecko----Gecko tape

    • D. 

      Elephant trunks---robotic arm

    • E. 

      Horse---car

  • 2. 
    What is biomimicry?
    • A. 

      A type of science

    • B. 

      A book

    • C. 

      The act of mimicking nature for technology

    • D. 

      Copycating nature

  • 3. 
    Biomimicry can be used for ______
    • A. 

      Science

    • B. 

      Technology

    • C. 

      Daily lifestyle

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 4. 
    Who coined the term biomimicry?
    • A. 

      Charles Darwin

    • B. 

      Janine Benyus

    • C. 

      Dayna Baumeister

    • D. 

      Alfred Wallace

  • 5. 
    Biomimicry comes from the Greek words bios, meaning life, and mimesis, meaning what?
    • A. 

      Memory

    • B. 

      Mimosa

    • C. 

      To imitate

    • D. 

      To avoid

  • 6. 
    One of the earliest examples of biomimicry involved scientists looking to what for inspiration for human flight?
    • A. 

      Windmills

    • B. 

      Ocean waves

    • C. 

      Aeroplanes

    • D. 

      Birds

  • 7. 
    What is the name of the seed of the maple tree?
    • A. 

      Helicopters

    • B. 

      Whirligigs

    • C. 

      Samaras

    • D. 

      All of these

  • 8. 
    Biomimicry is also known as
    • A. 

      Biomimetics 

    • B. 

      Natural selection

    • C. 

      Both A and B

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 9. 
    What is the seed of the sugar maple?
    • A. 

      Whirlybird 

    • B. 

      Wing nut

    • C. 

      Acer saccharum

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 10. 
    Biomimicry is a _____________ practice.
    • A. 

      Research-based practice

    • B. 

      Theory-based practice

    • C. 

      Both A and B

    • D. 

      None of the above

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