Characteristics & Organization of Organisms Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. All of the following items display movement, which is one of the characteristics of a living thing. Which item is considered an abiotic factor, or a non-living thing?

Question 2 2. You shine a flashlight in your friend's eye and observe the pupil dilate. Which characteristic of living things have you observed?

Question 3 3. Plants can be observed growing toward the light in a process known as phototropism. Which characteristic of living things does this process describe?

Question 4 4. Genetic information being passed on to a new generation is an example of which characteristic of living things?

Question 5 5. Which characteristic of living things can be viewed using a microscope?

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Question 6 6. Organisms that reproduce by fertilizing an egg reproduce _____.

Question 7 7. Organisms need to perform gas exchange, such as we do with our lungs. What is the structure that helps a plant do this?

Question 8 8. Which of the following is true about specialized structures within the body of an organism?

Question 9 9. What does it mean to say that cells are specialized?

Question 10 10. Animals need to excrete waste products, but they do this differently. In humans we excrete urine (liquid waste) through an opening called a _____, while birds excrete both liquid and solid waste through an opening called a _____.

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Question 11 11. The whip-like tails of Euglena are known as

Question 12 12. _____ unicellular organisms can be seen by the naked eye.

Question 13 13. Unicellular organisms are made of _____

Question 14 14. Unicellular organisms can be

Question 15 15. Unicellular organisms are able to

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Question 16 16. Which of the following is NOT a type of living organism?

Question 17 17. What is an organism?

Question 18 18. Which of the following is NOT an organizational structure of an organism?

Question 19 19. Which of the following is NOT an organelle?

Question 20 20. Fill in the blank: Multiple cells combine together to form a _____.

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Question 21 21. Organs are directly composed of which of the following?

Question 22 22. Which of the following is an example of epithelial tissue?

Question 23 23. Which of the following describes cells?

Question 24 24. Cells assemble to directly form which of the following?

Question 25 25. Which of the following is a type of cell that makes up nervous tissue?

Characteristics & Organization of Organisms Chapter Exam Instructions

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