Quarterly Test 4(zoology Quiz)

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Quarterly Test 4


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  • 1. 
    What does the cerebrum do?
  • 2. 
    To which class does a lamprey belong?
  • 3. 
    What is the name of the cells that carry oxygen in the blood?
  • 4. 
    Which has the most flexible skeleton: a salmon, a carp, or a shark?
  • 5. 
    A female mates with a male and then lays eggs that develop and hatch. Is this external or internal fertilization? What kind of development is this?
  • 6. 
    What does a fish use to feel vibrations in the water?
  • 7. 
    What is the difference between a vein and an artery?
  • 8. 
    A botanist examines a portion of a plant and finds a lot of meristematic tissue. Is that portion of the plant still growing or has it stopped growing?
  • 9. 
    Determine the shape, margin, and venation of the following leaves: 
  • 10. 
  • 11. 
    Fill in the blank: A tree with an abscission layer is __________________.
  • 12. 
    What phylum contains plants that must be small?
  • 13. 
    What is the fundamental difference between monocots and dicots?
  • 14. 
    What property of water governs how water flows upwards in a plant?
  • 15. 
    Vascular plants have two kinds of structures for the transport of water and nutrients. What arethey called?
  • 16. 
    Of the two structures listed in Problem #15, which must be made of living cells in order to be able to do their job?
  • 17. 
    What is the male reproductive organ of a flower? What is the female reproductive organ?
  • 18. 
    What is the purpose of a cotyledon?
  • 19. 
    How do insects aid in the physiology of flowering plants?
  • 20. 
    State the five characteristics that set reptiles apart from other vertebrates.
  • 21. 
    Which order (Rhynchocephalia, Squamata, Crocodilia, Testudines) contains lizards?
  • 22. 
    State the six characteristics that set birds apart from other vertebrates.
  • 23. 
    What is a bird actually doing when it is preening?
  • 24. 
    State the five characteristics that set mammals apart from other vertebrates.
  • 25. 
    What kind of hair serves as insulation for a mammal?