Adaptation
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  • Question 1
    180 seconds
    Q. What was the name of the scientist who had the theory of evolution?
    answer choices
    Lamarck
    Einstein
    Washington
    Darwin
  • Question 2
    300 seconds
    Q. Which of the following is a physical adaptation for the underlined animal?
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    A snake unhinges its jaw to eat a rabbit it just caught.
    A hognose snake rolls over, slows its breathing, and hangs its tongue out to pretend to be dead.
    A herd of buffalo encircle their young to protect them from a pack of wolves.
    A dung beetle rolls a piece of dung across the desert.
  • Question 3
    300 seconds
    Q. Which of the following is NOT a behaviour?
    answer choices
    Migration
    Hibernation
    Extinction
  • Question 4
    300 seconds
    Q. True or false: When an animal hibernates, its body temperature drops and its heartbeat and breathing slows down.
    answer choices
    True
    False
  • Question 5
    300 seconds
    Q. Polar bears have compact ears, a small tail, and thick fur to keep themselves warm. Are these examples of physical (structural) or behavioural adaptations?
    answer choices
    Physical
    Behavioural
  • Question 6
    180 seconds
    Q. The goal of every species on earth is...
    answer choices
    to survive and reproduce 
    divide and conquer 
    survive and conquer 
    reproduce and die 
  • Question 7
    180 seconds
    Q. A trait or behavior that helps organisms survive and reproduce 
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    multiplication 
    revolt
    adaptation 
    populate 
  • Question 8
    180 seconds
    Q. What is the scientific term for an animal that is eaten by another animal?
    answer choices
    predator
    dinner
    prey
    stupid
  • Question 9
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    Q. Lions often hide in the tall grass while stalking their prey.  This is an example of...
    answer choices
    camouflage
    warning coloration
    mimicry
    hibernation
  • Question 10
    180 seconds
    Q. Why is a spider spinning a web an innate behavior?
    answer choices
    It learns how to spin the web from its mother.
    It learns how to spin a web through insight learning.  
    It is born knowing how to spin a web.
    It learns how to spin a web through observational learning.
  • Question 11
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    Q. Which of the following terms is another term for innate?
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    instinct
    learned
    trial and error
    copying
  • Question 12
    180 seconds
    Q. A rabbit is running away from a fox. What is the stimulus for this behavior?
    answer choices
    avoiding a predator
    food
    migration
    estivation
  • Question 13
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    Q. Which type of behavior is most likely to occur due to a seasonal change stimulus?
    answer choices
    migration
    estivation
    reproduction
    social grooming
  • Question 14
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    Q. An octopus can change its color to match its surroundings. This is an example of which type of behavior?
    answer choices
    camouflage
    mimicry
    cooperative behavior
    estivation
  • Question 15
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    Q. A pine snake moves it tail quickly in pine needles so it sounds like a rattle snake. This is an example of which type of behavior?
    answer choices
    camouflage
    mimicry
    estivation
    migration
  • Question 16
    180 seconds
    Q. Michael went to the circus and saw a seal balance a beach ball on its nose.  This is an example of a...
    answer choices
    instinct
    mimicry
    camouflage
    learned behavior
  • Question 17
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    Q. Which of these choices is an example of something that is needed for survival?
    answer choices
    Adaptation
    Food 
    Water
    All of the above
  • Question 18
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    Q. Jessica’s dog Spike likes to dig holes and chase other dogs. He barks when a stranger approaches. Spike comes to Jessica whenever she calls him.Which is a learned behavior of Spike’s?
    answer choices
    barking at strangers
    digging holes
    chasing other dogs
    coming when called
  • Question 19
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    Q. What is the movement of animals from one place to another as a response to seasonal changes?
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    migration
    hibernation
    courtship
    defense
  • Question 20
    180 seconds
    Q. Which of these is an instinct?
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    a chimpanzee learning to use sticks to find bugs in the dirt
    Teaching a dog to roll over by using treats
    a salmon swimming upstream to lay its eggs
    a child learning that fire will cause pain
  • Question 21
    180 seconds
    Q. What is the scientific term for an animal that is eaten by another animal?
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    predator
    dinner
    prey
    stupid
  • Question 22
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    Q. What is the scientific term for the ability to blend in with the surroundings?
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    invisibility
    conservation
    ninja skills
    camouflage
  • Question 23
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    Q. How do adaptations help animals?
    answer choices
    To escape animals
    to hunt for food
    to survive in their habitats
    All of these are correct
  • Question 24
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    Q. The ears of this fox are an example of...
    answer choices
    A behavioral adaptation
    Poor breeding
    A physical adaptation
    Plastic surgery gone horribly wrong
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