Biology Lecture 1 Quiz for Chapter 1

Biology Lecture 1 Quiz for Chapter 1

A 10 question quiz to test your knowledge that you've gained from your readings on chapter 1.

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What is Biology?

Study of the envionment
Study of Genetics
Study of Life
Study of Biomes

All of the organisms and nonliving components of a particular environment are referred to as a(n) ____.

Community
Population
Ecosystem
Biome

What are the basic units of life?

Organelles
DNA molecules
Cells
Nuclei

Relative to prokaryotic cells, eukaryotic cells are ____.

Smaller and more complex
Larger and equally complex
Larger and more complex
Smaller and simpler

What is a gene?

A type of animal cell
An organelle that houses DNA
A type of eukaryotic cell
A unit of heredity

About half of all known species are ____.

Plants
Animals
Insects
Fish

Taxonomy is the ____.

Study of organisms and their interaction with the environment
Study of natural selection
Naming and classifying of species
Study of cells

Which domain(s) consist(s) of prokaryotic cells?

Archaea and Eukarya
Bacteria and Archaea
Archaea only
Bacteria only

The domains of life are:

Plantae, Fungi, Animalia, and Protists
Archaea and Bacteria
Bacteria, Archaea, and Eukarya
Archaea, Bacteria, Eukarya, and Prokarya

The product of natural selection is ____.

Selective breeding
Origin of species
Adaptation
Unity of Life