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Fifth Grade (Grade 5) Taxonomy Questions

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Grade 5 Taxonomy
How would you classify a butterfly and a dog?
vertebrate or invertebrate?
  1. butterfly; invertebrate
  2. butterfly; vertebrate
  3. dog; invertebrate
  4. dog; vertebrate
Grade 5 Taxonomy
Choose the correct taxonomy order:
  1. Kingdom, Domain, Phylum, Class, Order, Family, Genus, Species
  2. Domain, Kingdom, Phylum, Class, Order, Family, Genus, Species
  3. Domain, Kingdom, Phylum, Class, Family, Order, Genus, Species
  4. Kingdom, Domain, Class, Phylum, Family, Genus, Species
Grade 5 Taxonomy
Which is a characteristic of an amphibian?
  1. Lives on both land and water.
  2. They are warm blooded.
  3. They give milk.
  4. They have feathers.
Grade 5 Taxonomy
Invertebrates are animals that                       .
  1. do not have a backbone
  2. have a backbone
  3. eat meat
  4. eat plants
Grade 5 Taxonomy
Grade 5 Taxonomy
Octopuses live in ocean water. They use gills to breathe in the water. Octopuses have no bones, which helps them squeeze into tiny spaces. Octopuses are carnivores, they eat crabs, shrimp and other animals.

Which sentence provides the best evidence that octopuses are not fish?

Animal - Octopus
  1. Octopuses live in ocean water.
  2. They use gills to breathe in the water.
  3. Octopuses have no bones, which helps them squeeze into tiny spaces.
  4. Octopuses are carnivores, they eat crabs, shrimp and other animals.
Grade 5 Taxonomy
What is the process of grouping things based on their similarities?
  1. Punnett Square
  2. Classification
  3. Taxonomy
  4. DNA
Grade 5 Taxonomy
Grade 5 Taxonomy
What category of animal has hair?
  1. Reptile
  2. Amphibian
  3. Mammal
  4. Bird
Grade 5 Taxonomy
Grade 5 Taxonomy
Which of these is not a characteristic of a mammal?
  1. They have hair.
  2. They lay eggs.
  3. They give milk.
  4. They are warm blooded.
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