Phylum Echinodermata: Definition, Characteristics & Examples


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The name Echinodermata comes from the Greek word for what?

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1. Where in the ocean are all echinoderms found?

2. All echinoderms are capable of being mobile except for which class of animals?

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About This Quiz and Worksheet

This quiz and worksheet will help ensure your understanding of the phylum Echinodermata. Topics you will be quizzed on include the Greek meaning of echinodermata and the type of body symmetry members of this phylum display.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In this assessment, you will be quizzed on:

  • Where echinoderms are found
  • Number of different types of enchinoderms
  • Which echinoderm is not capable of motion

Skills Practiced

In this quiz/worksheet combo, you will practice the following skills:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the lesson on echinoderms
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the body symmetry of echinoderms
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the number of different types of echinoderms

Additional Learning

Learn more about echinoderms with the related lesson called Phylum Echinodermata: Definition, Characteristics & Examples. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Define echinoderm
  • Provide examples of echinoderms through text and photographs
  • Describe defining features