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Basics of life science, animal, plants, cell organelles, and scientists.


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  • 1. 
     Who "thought" there were only two classifications for all organisms, only plant and animals?
    • A. 

      Plato

    • B. 

      Aristole

    • C. 

      Mendel

    • D. 

      Robert Hooke

  • 2. 
    Who was known as the "Father of Genetics" and experimented with the pea plants?
    • A. 

      Dalton

    • B. 

      Robert Hooke

    • C. 

      Mendel

    • D. 

      Carolus Linnaeus

  • 3. 
    Who discovered the "cell theory" when he experimented with cork?
    • A. 

      Robert Hooke

    • B. 

      Mendel

    • C. 

      Bohr

    • D. 

      Galileo

  • 4. 
    Who invented the microscope which was very simple with only one lens?
    • A. 

      Mendeleev

    • B. 

      Archimedes

    • C. 

      Rutherford

    • D. 

      Leevwenhook

  • 5. 
    Which cycle produce about 78% nitrogen in the atmosphere to help build proteins and other chemicals for living orgainisms by plants taking nitrogen compounds from the soil to make their own compounds?
    • A. 

      Water cycle

    • B. 

      Oxygen and carbon cycle

    • C. 

      Life cycle

    • D. 

      Nitrogen cycle

  • 6. 
    Which cycle states that three-fouths of the Earth's is covered by water and water circulates between the atmosphere and land?
    • A. 

      Water cycle

    • B. 

      Nitrogen cycle

    • C. 

      Carbon and oxygen cycle

    • D. 

      Recycle

  • 7. 
    What is the process when water loses water through its leaves?
    • A. 

      Respiration

    • B. 

      Transpiration

    • C. 

      Perspiration

    • D. 

      Condensation

  • 8. 
    What is the process of water passing in and out of a cell? 
    • A. 

      Osmosis

    • B. 

      Ion

    • C. 

      Respiration

    • D. 

      Transpiration

  • 9. 
    What is the process of a living orgainism  taking in oxygen in its lungs?
    • A. 

      Perspiration

    • B. 

      Transpiration

    • C. 

      Respiration

    • D. 

      Translation

  • 10. 
    What is a material that has once been living and contains carbon?
    • A. 

      Inorganic material

    • B. 

      Organic material

    • C. 

      Dead material

    • D. 

      Living material

  • 11. 
    What is the light in an organism as a firefly?
    • A. 

      DC

    • B. 

      AC

    • C. 

      Bioluminous

    • D. 

      Fire

  • 12. 
    What type of organisms cannot make their own food?
    • A. 

      Autotrophs

    • B. 

      Producers

    • C. 

      Decomposer

    • D. 

      Heterotrophs

  • 13. 
    What type of cell has no membrane around the nucleus (bacteria, moss)?
    • A. 

      Eukaryotic cell

    • B. 

      Prokaryotic cell

    • C. 

      All cellls

  • 14. 
    What organelle supports and protects plants?  Animal cells do not have it.
    • A. 

      Cell memebrane

    • B. 

      Cell wall

    • C. 

      Chloroplast

    • D. 

      Nucleus

  • 15. 
    What type of organisms make their own food (example: plants)?
    • A. 

      Autotrophs

    • B. 

      Heterotrophs

    • C. 

      Consumers

    • D. 

      Mammals

  • 16. 
    Which organelle (part) of the cell allows substances to go in and out of the plant cell and animal cell?
    • A. 

      Cell wall

    • B. 

      Cell membrane

    • C. 

      Sepals

    • D. 

      Leaves

  • 17. 
    Which type of cell has a cell wall?
    • A. 

      Animal cell

    • B. 

      Heterotrophs

    • C. 

      Cosumers

    • D. 

      Plant cell

  • 18. 
    What is used for genetic coding?
    • A. 

      RNA

    • B. 

      Ribonucleic acid

    • C. 

      DNA

    • D. 

      Nucleus

  • 19. 
    What is used to read the genetic coding?
    • A. 

      DNA

    • B. 

      RNA

    • C. 

      SONAR

    • D. 

      NASA

  • 20. 
    What is the chain that always begins with a producers and shows one string of animals?
    • A. 

      Food chain

    • B. 

      Food web

    • C. 

      Energy pyramid

    • D. 

      Water cycle

  • 21. 
    What is the animal that is being hunted?
    • A. 

      Predator

    • B. 

      Host

    • C. 

      Prey

    • D. 

      Decomposer

  • 22. 
    Which type of graph shows the energy levels from greatest to least? 
    • A. 

      Food web

    • B. 

      Energy pyramid

    • C. 

      Food chain

    • D. 

      Energy chain

  • 23. 
    What are animals called that eat producrs?
    • A. 

      Consumers

    • B. 

      Producers

    • C. 

      Autotrophs

    • D. 

      Plants

  • 24. 
    What is first on all food chains and make their own food?
    • A. 

      Consumers

    • B. 

      Heterotrophs

    • C. 

      Producers

    • D. 

      Animals

  • 25. 
    What breaks down materials, examples mushroom, fungi?
    • A. 

      Producers

    • B. 

      Consumers

    • C. 

      Decomposer

    • D. 

      Biome