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Grade 5 Taxonomy
Insects are
  1. invertebrates.
  2. vertebrates.
  3. reptiles.
Grade 5 Taxonomy
                can live on both land and water.
  1. Amphibians
  2. Reptiles
  3. Fish
Grade 5 Taxonomy
Mammals, fish, amphibians, reptiles, and birds are the five divisions of
  1. invertebrates.
  2. kingdoms.
  3. vertebrates.
Grade 5 Taxonomy
Which group of animals does NOT have bones?
  1. invertebrates
  2. vertebrates
Grade 5 Taxonomy
                have hair or fur.
  1. Amphibians
  2. Mammals
  3. Birds
Grade 5 Taxonomy
Which kingdom makes its own food and has a cell wall?
  1. Plantae
  2. Animalia
  3. Fungi
  4. Protista
Grade 5 Taxonomy
What is the broadest or largest level of classification?
  1. species
  2. kingdom
  3. domain
  4. phylum
Grade 5 Taxonomy
A                 is the broadest group into which organisms are classified.
  1. species
  2. kingdom
  3. vertebrate
  4. plant
Grade 5 Taxonomy
A butterfly is a(n)                           , and a dog is a(n)                           .
  1. invertebrate; invertebrate
  2. invertebrate; vertebrate
  3. vertebrate; invertebrate
  4. vertebrate; vertebrate
Grade 5 Taxonomy
                have skin covered with scales, fins for swimming, and gills for breathing.
  1. Reptiles
  2. Amphibians
  3. Fish
Grade 5 Taxonomy
Mammals, reptiles, amphibians, birds, and fish are classes of
  1. invertebrates.
  2. vertebrates.
Grade 5 Taxonomy
Humans belong to the kingdom
  1. Plantae.
  2. Animalia.
  3. Fungi.
  4. Protista.
Grade 5 Taxonomy
What is the "most specific" level of classification?
  1. domain
  2. phylum
  3. order
  4. species
Grade 5 Taxonomy
What is the correct order for the levels of classification of animals?
  1. class, kingdom, order, phylum, genus, species, family
  2. kingdom, phylum, class, order, family, genus, species
  3. kingdom, phylum, species, family, genus, order, class
  4. class, order, family, kingdom, genus, species, phylum
Grade 5 Taxonomy
Mushrooms and mold belong in which kingdom of classification?
  1. Plantae
  2. Animalia
  3. Fungi
  4. Protista
Grade 5 Taxonomy
                have rough, scaly skin.
  1. Fish
  2. Insects
  3. Reptiles
Grade 5 Taxonomy
The science of classification is
  1. biology.
  2. taxonomy.
  3. chemistry.
  4. economy.
Grade 5 Taxonomy
                is a unicellular kingdom.
  1. Plantae
  2. Animalia
  3. Fungi
  4. Protista
Grade 5 Taxonomy
One widely accepted classification system divides living things into six
  1. cells.
  2. kingdoms.
  3. phyla.
  4. species.
Grade 5 Taxonomy
Which group of animals has bones?
  1. vertebrates
  2. invertebrates
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