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MTLE Middle Level Science: Classification in Science Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following statements about taxonomic levels is correct?

Question 2 2. Which level of organization in taxonomy is the most specific?

Question 3 3. Which domain contains both the plant and animal kingdoms?

Question 4 4. What was Linnaeus's classification system based on?

Question 5 5. Why are there six kingdoms of life now instead of the original two that scientists developed?

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Question 6 6. There is some controversy over one of the rankings, which isn't officially recognized, but is generally accepted. Which one is it?

Question 7 7. What is the correct term for scientific classification?

Question 8 8. Why do we organize ideas in science?

Question 9 9. In biological taxonomy, we organize living things into how many different ranks?

Question 10 10. Did King Phillip Come Over For Great Spaghetti is a mnemonic device to remember the order of ranks in biological taxonomy. What does this stand for?

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Question 11 11. A dichotomous key starts with _____ information and leads to _____ information.

Question 12 12. Dichotomous keys are most similar to _____.

Question 13 13. What is an important thing to do once you've gone through a dichotomous key?

Question 14 14. Each time you answer a question in a dichotomous key, the following questions are based on _____.

Question 15 15. What does dichotomous mean?

MTLE Middle Level Science: Classification in 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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