Plant Adaptations: Types & Examples - Quiz & Worksheet


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Which plant needs to eat insects to survive?

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1. Which of the following is an adaptation of desert plants?

2. Which of the following is an adaptation of aquatic plants?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Adaptations allow plants to survive in their unique environments. The quiz covers types of plant adaptations as well as features of aquatic and desert plants.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

On the quiz you will:

  • Name a plant that consumes insects
  • Point out how desert plants have adapted to their environment
  • Describe an adaptation of aquatic plants
  • Explain how plants protect themselves from insects and animals

Skills Practiced

  • Knowledge application - use your understanding to point out which type of plant has air space in its leaves
  • Information recall - consult the knowledge you've gained about desert plants
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information about aquatic plants and interpret it correctly

Additional Learning

The lesson named Plant Adaptations: Types & Examples contains more information on this topic. Lesson objectives include:

  • Describe how cacti store their water
  • Explain how having soft leaves helps a particular type of plant
  • Point out how a rose bush repels predators