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The polar bear's white fur allows it to hide in the cold artic. This adaptation is called....
If a fish's gills are small, what might this say about the oxygen in the water?
The water has no oxygen
The water has little oxygen
The water is clear and blue
The water is high in oxygen
Which of these is an inherited trait?
A parrot speaking
Spines on a cactus
A cat using a litter tray
Which of these is not an example of an otter's inherited trait?
Insulated fur for warmth
webbed paws to swim
rolling on the ground to dry fur
sharp claws for capturing prey
Desert plants have structures that help them to collect and store water. These structures are helpful in...
Which of the following is an example of variation?
Miss Gabbey is the same height as her mother?
Mrs O'Sullivan has the same eye colour as Mrs Hepworth
Mr Rich and Mrs Studd are tall
Miss Gabbey and her brother have different eye colours
What adaptation does this squirrel have that allows it to fly through the air?
Extra skin under it's arms and legs that capture the air as it falls
Small eyes to see where it will land
A short, thin tail
Big ears to capture air as it falls
Most desert plants have spines. How does this help them survive in this harsh environment?
The spines capture water
The spines encourage rainfall
The spines are useful toothpicks
The spines will protect the plants from predators that want to eat it.
Ant-eaters have a long , thin snout and an even longer tongue. What is the likely reason for this?
To reach through small tunnels in the ground where it can find insects.
To reach for fruits in trees
To fight predators
To scratch itself
The Great Horned Owl has eyes in the front of it's head. What does this tell us about this animal?
It is common prey
It is a predator
It has not adapted well
It likes to stare other animals down
Which explanation best describes hereditary?
Individuals have different genes
Random changes can alter the information a gene contains
Some genes help an individual survive in their environment
Parents pass on their traits to their children