Introduction to Life Science Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What do we call the process by which organisms that are best adapted to their environment will be the ones that survive and reproduce?

Question 2 2. Which of the following best defines the term 'theory'?

Question 3 3. If you are into bugs, then this would be a good career for you.

Question 4 4. This is a federal agency that ensures working conditions are safe.

Question 5 5. You could use this clear, shallow dish to grow bacteria.

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Question 6 6. Which type of microscope would you use in science class to view tiny objects in two dimensions?

Question 7 7. Which languages contribute to most scientific vocabulary?

Question 8 8. Which type of learning approach focuses on subdivided parts?

Question 9 9. Which of the following is NOT true about science?

Question 10 10. Which branch of the life sciences is the study of plants?

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Question 11 11. At what step in the scientific method does a scientist propose the problem that he or she wants to solve?

Question 12 12. Which of the following is NOT a step of the scientific method?

Question 13 13. What is name of the theory by Charles Darwin's that explains how animals and plant species develop?

Question 14 14. Which branch of the life sciences would be interesting to someone who liked studying animals?

Question 15 15. Which of the following is NOT one of the six key steps of the scientific method?

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Question 16 16. What is the primary unit of a word called?

Question 17 17. Which branch of the life sciences would be best if you like using a microscope?

Question 18 18. Which of the following is NOT part of the Cell Theory?

Question 19 19. When a scientist comes up with a good question, what does he or she do next?

Question 20 20. This type of scientist might have safety concerns about severe weather over the ocean.

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Question 21 21. If you spend your days studying the behaviors of dolphins, then you would most likely be this type of scientist?

Question 22 22. This narrow-mouthed container with a flat bottom can be used to hold liquids.

Question 23 23. Which type of learner prefers pictures and charts?

Question 24 24. In order for a scientist's work to be accepted, other scientists must be able to _____ the experiment.

Question 25 25. What would be a good next step to take after you form a hypothesis?

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Question 26 26. Which of the following would be a safety concern for a microbiologist?

Question 27 27. This tool is used to accurately measure volume of a liquid.

Question 28 28. Which of the following is viewed as scientific fact with no exceptions?

Question 29 29. A scientist is running a test of her hypothesis. Which step of the scientific method is she executing?

Question 30 30. Which of the following is a goal of the National Science Teachers Association?

Introduction to Life Science Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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