Nekton: Definition & Examples


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Where do nektons live?

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1. Which organisms is not a nekton?

2. What is a vertebrate?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Information about nekton organisms is reviewed by this quiz. You will also be tested about the environment where these organisms are found.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Demonstrate that you can answer questions about the following subjects in order to complete this quiz:

  • Where nektons live
  • Nekton organisms
  • What a vertebrate is

Skills Practiced

Working on this quiz will give you the chance to practice these skills:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on nektons
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding characteristics of nektons
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about whether nekton organisms are always nektons

Additional Learning

You don't have to stop learning about this subject. The lesson entitled Nekton: Definition & Examples will teach you more. Reading the lesson allows you to find out about:

  • Nekton organisms on the food chain
  • Endangered nektons
  • A non-vertebrate nekton