Wee Beasties- Before And After Test

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Psychometrics Quizzes & Trivia

Pre and post assessment for Wee Beasties.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The three basic parts of a plant are:
    • A. 

      flower, stem, and pollen

    • B. 

      Pistil, stamen, roots

    • C. 

      Radius, ulna, tibia

    • D. 

      leaves, stem, roots

  • 2. 
     Food, shelter, clothing, and love are:
    • A. 

      The four basic needs of humans

    • B. 

      The most popular items sold on eBay

    • C. 

      The four basic needs of bacteria

    • D. 

      A popular band from the 1960s

  • 3. 
     What tool do scientists use to examine really small objects?
    • A. 

      an overhead projector

    • B. 

      a hand lens

    • C. 

      A microscope

    • D. 

      A pair of glasses

  • 4. 
    Which of the following is one way all living things meet their basic needs to stay alive?
    • A. 

      Move from one place to another by walking

    • B. 

      Sleep when they’re tired.

    • C. 

      Get rid of body waste.

    • D. 

      None of the above.

  • 5. 
     Green plants can do something that animals cannot.  Write the letter of the correct choice in the blank.
    • A. 

      Grow a foot in one day

    • B. 

      create their own food from sunlight

    • C. 

      Lose body parts and stay alive

    • D. 

      Hibernate

  • 6. 
    The basic unit of structure and function of all living things is called a(n)
    • A. 

      Building block.

    • B. 

      Cell

    • C. 

      Nucleus

    • D. 

      Atom

  • 7. 
    To magnify means to
    • A. 

      make something appear clearer.

    • B. 

      make something appear larger.

    • C. 

      make something appear smaller.

    • D. 

      Make something appear blurry.

  • 8. 
    To focus means to
    • A. 

      Make something appear clearer.

    • B. 

      make something appear larger.

    • C. 

      make something appear smaller.

    • D. 

      Make something appear blurry.

  • 9. 
    A living thing is called
    • A. 

      An organism.

    • B. 

      A cytoplasm.

    • C. 

      a prey.

    • D. 

      metamorphic.

  • 10. 
    A piece of clear material that bends or refracts light rays passing through it is a
    • A. 

      Laser.

    • B. 

      Microscope.

    • C. 

      Lens.

    • D. 

      Cell.

  • 11. 
     An instrument which uses two lenses or more for magnifying an object is
    • A. 

      A compound microscope.

    • B. 

      A simple microscope.

    • C. 

      A hand lens.

    • D. 

      A graduated cylinder.

  • 12. 
    Which of these are living things?  
    • A. 

      plastic wrap, kitchen sponge, star

    • B. 

      Sun, static electricity, cotton

    • C. 

      Sunflower, ladybug, sea sponge

    • D. 

      Water, coral, seaweed

  • 13. 
    A living thing made of more than one cell is called
    • A. 

      Single celled.

    • B. 

      Multi-cellular.

    • C. 

      Convex celled.

    • D. 

      compound celled.

  • 14. 
    A brown mouse and a white mouse mate.  What might their children look like? 
    • A. 

      All four are brown.

    • B. 

      Three are brown and one is white.

    • C. 

      Both A and B are possible.

    • D. 

      None of the above.