Biological Science Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. In Biology, the correct order for classifying organisms by their taxonomic rank is:

Question 2 2. What is anthropogenic pollution?

Question 3 3. Select the order in which animals are fed if a habitat has not been fragmented.

Question 4 4. A vital part of keeping species alive and thriving even if they are threatened or endangered is _____.

Question 5 5. Species are typically overfished because:

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Question 6 6. Under the Endangered Species Act, what is a possible triggering event for considering a species as endangered?

Question 7 7. Which of the following is NOT true about rain forests?

Question 8 8. The term 'extinction' refers to organisms that:

Question 9 9. What factor has led to the increase in invasive species in recent decades?

Question 10 10. Which of the following is NOT a background extinction event?

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Question 11 11. The International Union for Conservation of Nature classifies a population that is vulnerable to endangerment in the near future as:

Question 12 12. Taxonomy is the science of:

Question 13 13. Removing too many of a single species from the environment is problematic for all of the following reasons, except:

Question 14 14. All of the following are ways that an invasive species can harm the native population, except:

Question 15 15. Which forest type(s) can lose their leaves?

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Question 16 16. What is a frozen lake an example of? Choose the best answer.

Question 17 17. What might an ecological restorer say about a previously decimated shoreline that successfully regrew vegetation?

Question 18 18. What is the overall goal of restoration ecology?

Question 19 19. The majority of organisms found on coral reefs are:

Question 20 20. What is bycatch?

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Question 21 21. Animals that have evolved to live in the desert are called:

Question 22 22. Habitat _____ occurs when humans build a road and break an established habitat into smaller chunks.

Question 23 23. Which of the following is NOT a type of in-situ habitat restoration?

Question 24 24. Which of the following scenarios is least likely to have a detrimental impact on an ecosystem?

Question 25 25. The majority of biodiversity in Antarctica is found in _____.

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Question 26 26. A forest's biodiversity is generally dependent on latitude. Where would you find the highest biodiversity on the planet?

Question 27 27. From broadest to most specific, taxonomic order is:

Question 28 28. What year was the Endangered Species Act enacted?

Question 29 29. If an Evergreen population has been decimated, what might ecological restorers do?

Question 30 30. The two types of extinction are:

Biological Science Chapter Exam Instructions

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