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Twelfth Grade (Grade 12) Taxonomy Questions

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Grade 12 Taxonomy
What is the definition of taxonomy?
  1. the science of classify and naming organisms.
  2. grouping organisms according to structural and evolutionary similarities.
  3. history of evolution of organisms (tree diagram).
  4. a way to biologically name organisms. Created by Carl Linneaus.
Grade 12 Taxonomy
What 2 taxa are used for binomial nomenclature?
  1. kingdom, species
  2. genus, family
  3. genus, species
  4. phylum, species
Grade 12 Taxonomy
Define Classification.
  1. the science of classify and naming organisms.
  2. the order of Taxa.
  3. grouping organisms according to structural and evolutionary similarities.
  4. a two part key used to identify organisms which is based on a branching series of choices. Based on visible physical features.
Grade 12 Taxonomy
What are the main levels of taxa in order?
  1. Domain, Kingdom, Phylum, Class, Order, Family, Genus.
  2. Kingdom, Phylum, Class, Order, Family, Genus, Species.
  3. Domain, Kingdom, Phylum, Class, Order, Genus, Family, Species.
  4. Domain, Kingdom, Phylum, Class, Order, Family, Genus, Species.
Grade 12 Taxonomy
What is the correct version of the scientific name of an Orca whale?
  1. Orcinus Orca
  2. Orcinus orca
  3. orcinus Orca
  4. orcinus orca
Grade 12 Taxonomy
What is your "binomial nomenclature" name?
  1. homo sapiens
  2. homo familaris
  3. celandine domesticus
  4. lesser celandine
Grade 12 Taxonomy
Grade 12 Taxonomy
Humans are a part of which subphylum?
  1. Vertebrata
  2. Urochordata
  3. Cephalochordata
  4. Vertechordata
Grade 12 Taxonomy
Which chordate subphylum is the largest, containing over 40,000 species?
  1. Cephalochordata
  2. Vertebrata
  3. Urochordata
  4. They are all the same
Grade 12 Taxonomy
Grade 12 Taxonomy
Grade 12 Taxonomy
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