Arthropod Quizzes & Trivia

Touted as one of the most successful animals on the planet, arthropods have been living on land, air and sea for ages.Take the ultimate online arthropod quizzes to learn more about them.

Arthropods and mollusks are somehow confusing to some people. Arthropods have a hard exoskeleton, made out of chitin, while mollusks have shells for a protective covering. Take the quiz below and test your knowledge on these...

Questions: 8  |  Attempts: 507   |  Last updated: May 31, 2018
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    Which one of these is found in the Mollusca category?

This quiz is over the crayfish, dissection stuff and the phylum Arthropoda

Questions: 3  |  Attempts: 269   |  Last updated: Jun 29, 2016
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    What does the cheliped do?

Choose the LETTER of your answer choice

Questions: 10  |  Attempts: 245   |  Last updated: Jan 12, 2017
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    What is it that invertebrates DO NOT have ?

This is an easy and simple true or false quiz on arthropods. Let's take this quiz and learn more about it now!

Questions: 10  |  Attempts: 206   |  Last updated: Jun 12, 2017
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    Arthropods are vertebrates.

Welcome, this is a quiz about Myriapod's it will test your knowledge on these truly wonderful creatures

Questions: 10  |  Attempts: 80   |  Last updated: Feb 14, 2019
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     Myriapods have a tail.

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Arthropod Questions & Answers

How many pairs of legs do insects have?
Insects are small terrestrial invertebrates that have an exoskeleton and six legs. They do not have an internal skeletal system, thus the need for an exoskeleton (hard outer shell). They are the largest animal group on earth. It is thought that they
What classes are included in the Cheliceriformes?
There are 4 classes of cheliceriformes: Eurypterids, Merostomata, Pycnogonida, and Arachnida. Eurypterids are a class of water scorpions. However, they are all extinct. They used to be found in freshwater bodies of water and were predators in their
What are the characteristics of an arthropod?
Arthropods are a member of a diverse group of animals such as insects, scorpions, spiders, crustaceans, and centipedes. Arthropods have 5 distinguishable characteristics that set them apart from other animals; Exoskeletons, segmented bodies, jointed
What is a mandibulate?
A mandibulate is an arthropod with a jaw. The name “mandibulata” literally means “mandibles” or “jaws”. This is a characteristic that defines all members of this arthropod group. All arthropods fall into one of two