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Types of Living Things Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Caecilians are found in which parts of the world?

Question 2 2. The class Amphibian includes which of the following orders?

Question 3 3. Which of the following traits do amphibians share?

Question 4 4. Because Amphibians' permeable skin absorbs poisons easily, they are considered which of the following?

Question 5 5. Which of the following characteristics is used to classify fungi?

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Question 6 6. Which of the following best describes a microorganism?

Question 7 7. Which of the following is NOT a eukaryotic microorganism?

Question 8 8. Which of the following characteristics is used to classify archaea?

Question 9 9. The largest reptiles include which of the following?

Question 10 10. Which of the following are characteristics of reptiles?

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Question 11 11. Why are reptiles important?

Question 12 12. Which of the following groups make up the class Reptilia?

Question 13 13. Genetic information being passed on to a new generation is an example of which characteristic of living things?

Question 14 14. 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 15 15. Plants can be observed growing toward the light in a process known as phototropism. Which characteristic of living things does this process describe?

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Question 16 16. You shine a flashlight in your friend's eye and observe the pupil dilate. Which characteristic of living things have you observed?

Question 17 17. Which of the following products come from birds, and are considered economically important?

Question 18 18. Which of the vertebrate classes do birds belong to?

Question 19 19. Altricial refers to which of the following?

Question 20 20. If we say a bird is nocturnal, what do we mean?

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Question 21 21. Which of the following is NOT an example of an invertebrate?

Question 22 22.

In which of the following ways are invertebrates important?

I. They are used as food

II. They help pollinate the food we eat

III. They help decompose organic matter

Question 23 23. Besides being invertebrates, what do the following have in common: ants, spiders, termites, and cockroaches?

Question 24 24. What is an invertebrate?

Question 25 25. Placental mammals do which of the following?

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Question 26 26. Which of the following are characteristics of mammals?

Question 27 27. An example of a monotreme is which of the following?

Question 28 28. Hair or fur provides the following?

Question 29 29. The word 'Amphibian' means which of the following?

Question 30 30. Which of the following categories is NOT used to classify bacteria?

Types of Living Things Chapter Exam Instructions

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