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Characteristics of Living Things

Quiz by Melissa Farnsley

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18 questions
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  • Q1
    Organisms that can make their own food through photosynthesis
    Autotrophs
    30s
  • Q2
    Organisms that must find an external source for food
    Heterotrophs
    30s
  • Q3
    Process that makes food in plants
    Photosynthesis
    30s
  • Q4
    Changes in the environment that cause an organism to react
    Stimulus
    30s
  • Q5
    Reaction to a stimulus
    Response
    30s
  • Q6
    Process that involves only 1 parent and offspring are identical to parent
    Asexual Reproduction
    30s
  • Q7
    Process that involves 2 parents. The egg and sperm combine to make offspring that has characteristics of both parents
    Sexual Reproduction
    30s
  • Q8
    Female reproductive cell
    Egg
    30s
  • Q9
    Male reproductive cell
    Sperm
    30s
  • Q10
    Process by which organism gets larger
    Growth
    30s
  • Q11
    Process that results in organism becoming more structurally complex
    Development
    30s
  • Q12
    Animals have many cells making up their bodies or they are _____.
    multicellular
    30s
  • Q13
    Organisms that are made up of only one cell are called _____.
    unicellular
    30s
  • Q14
    organism made of cells lacking a nucleus
    prokaryote
    30s
  • Q15
    organisms made of cells containing a nucleus
    eukaryote
    30s

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