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Unit Quiz

Adaptations

This quiz will help you to assess your learning of key concepts and knowledge in this unit.

Q1.What is an adaptation?

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Q2.Which of these is not an adaptation of a tiger?

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Q3.Which of these is not an adaptation of an elephant?

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Q4.Which of these statements is most accurate?

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Q5.Why do cacti have waxy skin?

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Q6.Why are many desert animals nocturnal?

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Q7.Which of these is a similarity of the arctic fox and the fennec fox in picture A?
Picture A

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Q8.Why do arctic animals have thick layers of fat?

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Q9.Why are nocturnal animals often dark coloured?

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Q10.Does eye A or eye B belong to a nocturnal animal?
Eye A
Eye B

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Q11.Does eye C or eye D belong to a nocturnal animal?
Eye C
Eye D

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Q12.Which of these is NOT an adaptation that helps marine animals to breathe?

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Q13.Which is better for swimming?

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Q14.Which shape is most streamlined?
Picture 1: different body shapes

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Q15.Which of these is not a condition of the deep sea environment?

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Q16.What is the correct word for light that is emitted by living organisms?

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