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Stimuli, Response, and Homeostasis

Quiz by Alyson Cunningham

Grade 7
Science (2017)
Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS)

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Grade 7
Science (2017)
Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS)

7.13a

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  • Q1

    Decide which statements would be a stimulus and which would be a response.

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    30s
    7.13a
  • Q2

    A stimulus is defined as....

    a change in an organisms environment that triggers a change in the organisms

    the behavior an organism engages in as a result to a change in its environment

    30s
    7.13a
  • Q3

    A response is defined as....

    a change in an organisms environment that triggers a change in the organisms

    the behavior an organism engages in as a result to a change in its environment

    30s
    7.13a
  • Q4

    Place each response in the correct category. 

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    30s
    7.13a
  • Q5

    Homeostasis can be described as....

    the body's ability to maintain a stable internal environment

    the body's ability to react to a stimulus

    the body's ability to maintain a stable external environment

    30s
  • Q6

    Identify the stimulus: Birds flock to shelter when it starts to hail outside.

    birds flock to shelter

    it starts to hail outside

    30s
  • Q7

    Identify the stimulus: A person shivers because it is cold outside.

    cold outside

    a person shivers

    30s
  • Q8

    Identify the response: An organism is hungry to it eats some food.

    feeling hungry

    eating food

    30s
  • Q9

    Identify the response: A squirrel scratches at a flea bite.

    a squirrel scratches

    a flea bite

    30s
  • Q10

    Identify the stimulus: A chef picks up a hot pot and drops it. 

    dropping the pot

    the hot pot

    30s
  • Q11

    Identify the response: A lamp is placed next to a plant and it grows towards the light.

    a lamp is placed

    the plant grows towards the light

    30s
  • Q12

    Identify the stimulus: A driver stops the car, because she sees a red light.

    stopping the car

    the red light

    30s
  • Q13

    Identify the stimulus: You are walking home from school one day when a large dog jumps out from behind a tree. He starts to growl and shows his teeth. You quickly turn around and walk in the opposite direction.

    walking home from school

    walking in opposite direction

    dog growling and showing its teeth

    60s

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