Elementary Science: Life Science & Ecology Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What type of active learning should be used for teaching ecology and environmental science where questions guide the activities and discussions?

Question 2 2. The study of the relationships and interactions of ecosystems is called _____.

Question 3 3. What do biodomes teach students?

Question 4 4. Which characteristic of living things can be viewed using a microscope?

Question 5 5. You shine a flashlight in your friend's eye and observe the pupil dilate. Which characteristic of living things have you observed?

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Question 6 6. Genetic information being passed on to a new generation is an example of which characteristic of living things?

Question 7 7. What is one of the concepts students could learn from keeping a journal and tracking species of animals and plants?

Question 8 8. Which of the following groups includes tools that can be used by teachers when teaching life science in early childhood?

Question 9 9. An activity that involves students filling out a table with the genetic traits present within their family teaches students about _____.

Question 10 10. Which of the following is not an abiotic factor?

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Question 11 11. What is a habitat?

Question 12 12. Which of the following is a density-independent factor that regulates population growth?

Question 13 13. Which of the following statements is true?

Question 14 14. Which of the following is the definition of 'life cycle'?

Question 15 15. Which of the following is the definition of 'life span'?

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Question 16 16. Different type of plants have differing water transport system. The more highly developed transport system is seen in these type of plants:

Question 17 17. Active absorption in plants requires:

Question 18 18. The vascular bundle that takes nutrients from the leaves to the rest of the plants is {Blank}

Question 19 19. What do plants lose by opening their stomata?

Question 20 20. When a plant grows towards the sun, we may describe it as which one of the following?

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Question 21 21. What organisms engage in homeostasis?

Question 22 22. An organism's habitat is also called its

Question 23 23. About how much of Earth's surface is covered with water?

Question 24 24. Which of the following is not a basic need of all living things?

Question 25 25. Reusing resources, or _____, is a great way to show students how to protect the environment by using things wisely.

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Question 26 26. 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 27 27. _____ is one strategy that can be used for teaching life science in early childhood.

Question 28 28. Why can cheetahs and lions coexist together on the plains of the Masai Mara National Reserve?

Question 29 29. Which of the following statements is true?

Question 30 30. The net force that lets water into the plant is called:

Elementary Science: Life Science & Ecology Chapter Exam Instructions

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