Science - Adaptations, 3rd Grade

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3rd Grade Science Quizzes & Trivia

The environment in which we live in can be hospitable for some living things and for some can be a little too harsh and put a stop on their normal routine. This therefore calls for people, plants and animals to change so as to survive in them. Take up the quiz and learn more.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    A frog's sticky tongue is a(n) __________________ that helps it find food.
    • A. 

      Adaptation

    • B. 

      Adoption

    • C. 

      Adoration

  • 2. 
    Some animals escape from danger by using ___________ to blend in with their environment
    • A. 

      Camoflage

    • B. 

      Camouflage

    • C. 

      Camuflage

  • 3. 
    In cold climates, some animals have ____________ to keep their bodies warm.
    • A. 

      Blubber

    • B. 

      Flubber

    • C. 

      Fur coats

  • 4. 
    Desert plants have _____________ to keep animals from eating them.
    • A. 

      Organs

    • B. 

      Organisams

    • C. 

      Organisms

  • 5. 
    Coyotes are _________, meaning that they sleep during the day and hunt and night
    • A. 

      Nocturnal

    • B. 

      Diurnal

    • C. 

      Dogs

  • 6. 
    Jack Rabbits have ___________ to help them stay cool.
    • A. 

      Large ears

    • B. 

      Small ears

    • C. 

      Strong legs

  • 7. 
    Trees in temperate forests conserve energy during the winter by losing their _________.
    • A. 

      Branches

    • B. 

      Leaves

    • C. 

      Flowers

  • 8. 
    An organism that imitates another is using __________
    • A. 

      Mimicry

    • B. 

      Camouflage

    • C. 

      Copy cat

  • 9. 
    Some animals ____________during the winter
    • A. 

      Hibernate

    • B. 

      Dance

    • C. 

      Eat

  • 10. 
    Plant-like organisms that live in the ocean and make their own food are called ____________
    • A. 

      Kelp

    • B. 

      Plankton

    • C. 

      Seaweed

  • 11. 
    Algae without roots have ___________ to help them float on the water's surface.
    • A. 

      Swimmies

    • B. 

      Air bladders

    • C. 

      Fatty deposits

  • 12. 
    • A. 

      Carbon dioxide

    • B. 

      Oxygen

    • C. 

      Nitrogen

  • 13. 
    What is the correct punctuation in your name?
    • A. 

      Christopher J O'Connell

    • B. 

      Christopher J. OConnell

    • C. 

      Christopher J. OConnell

    • D. 

      None of the above