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Ninth Grade (Grade 9) Taxonomy Questions

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Grade 9 Taxonomy
Grade 9 Taxonomy
Putting organisms into categories based on observable characteristics is
  1. taxonomy.
  2. hierarchy.
  3. organization.
  4. classification.
Grade 9 Taxonomy
Grade 9 Taxonomy
Grade 9 Taxonomy
The Five-Kingdom scheme consists of                                                     .
  1. Fungi, Bacteria, DNA, prokaryotes, and eukaryotes
  2. eukaryotes, prokaryotes, cells, matter, and nucleoli
  3. Plantae, Animalia, Fungi, Protista, and Bacteria
  4. DNA, cells, matter, Bacteria, and prokaryotes
Grade 9 Taxonomy
The two domains composed of only unicellular organisms are
  1. Fungi and Bacteria.
  2. Archaea and Fungi.
  3. Protists and Bacteria.
  4. Archaea and Bacteria.
Grade 9 Taxonomy
In binomial nomenclature,
  1. the first word identifies the color of the organism, and the second word tells where the organism is usually found.
  2. the first word identifies the organism's genus, and the second word describes a feature of the organism or place where it was found.
  3. the first word tells where the organism lives, and the second word tells who originally found the organism.
  4. the first and second word both identify important characteristics of the organism.
Grade 9 Taxonomy
Which one of the following is the correct order of taxa from narrowest to broadest?
  1. Species, genus, order, class, family, kingdom, phylum, domain
  2. Domain, kingdom, phylum, family, order, class, genus, species
  3. Domain, phylum, kingdom, order, class, family, genus, species
  4. Species, genus, family, order, class, phylum, kingdom, domain
Grade 9 Taxonomy
Grade 9 Taxonomy
Grade 9 Taxonomy
What scientific name is written correctly?
  1. Acropora cervicornis
  2. Acropora Cervicornis
  3. acropora cervicornis
Grade 9 Taxonomy
Protista belongs to what domain?
  1. Bacteria
  2. Eukarya
  3. Archaea
  4. None of the above
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