Some protists (K. Protista) are similar to plants in that they 1.Carry out photosynthesis. 2.Are able to swim. 3.Ingest nutrients. 4.Are unicellular.
The baboons Papio annubis and Papio cynocephalus do NOT belong to the same: 1.Class 2.Family 3.Genus 4.Species
What do scientists consider when they perform cladistic analysis? 1.Only the DNA of organisms. 2.All traits of organisms. 3.Characters that are evolutionary innovations. 4.Only physical similarities.
In which state was Mr. West born? 1.Missouri 2.Kentucky 3.Michigan 4.Illinois 5.Florida 6.Washington 7.Hawaii 8.Colorado 9.New Hampshire 10.Rhode Island
Which one of these fine looking dudes is Mr. West? A.This awesome dude. B.This equally awesome dude. C.No, it is this cool dude. D.No way! This way cool dude. E.It has to be this way cool and awesome dude. Just look at him….this is Mr. West…really!
Animals that are warm-blooded, have body hair, and produce milk for their young are grouped in the class 1.Aves (birds) 2.Reptilia 3.Amphibia 4.Mammalia
What does a cladistic analysis show about organisms? 1.The order in which derived characters evolved 2.The general fitness of the organisms analyzed 3.The relative importance of each derived character 4.All traits of each organism analyzed
Traditional (really old) classifications tended to take into account primarily 1.General similarities in appearance 2.Extinct organisms 3.DNA similarities 4.RNA similarities
Covered in scales, have dry skin, lay eggs. 1.Fish 2.Amphibians 3.Reptiles 4.Birds 5.Mammals 6.Dinosaurs 7.Invertebrates
Some scientists propose that the K. Protista should be broken up into several kingdoms. Which of these statements supports this idea? 1.Protista contains very diverse organisms that do not fit into the other kingdoms. 2.Protists are the most numerous on Earth. 3.Protists are all very similar and easy to confuse. 4.Protista evolved before any other kingdom.
All organisms in the kingdoms Protista, Plantae, Fungi, and Animalia are 1.Eukaryotes 2.Photosynthetic organisms 3.Prokaryotes 4.Multicellular organisms 5.Unicellular 6.Heterotrophic 7.Autotrophic 8.Cubs fans
What does the presence of similar genes in very dissimilar organisms imply? 1.The organisms do not share a common ancestor. 2.The organisms share a common ancestor. 3.The genes were produced by different selection pressures. 4.The genes became identical through mutation.
An analysis of derived characters is used to generate a 1.Family tree based on DNA structure. 2.A phylogenetic tree. 3.A cladogram. 4.A family tree based on external morphology.
In an evolutionary classification scheme, species within one genus should 1.Be more similar to each other than they are to other species. 2.Have identical genes. 3.Not be similar in appearance. 4.Be limited to species that can interbreed.
The most general and largest category in Linnaeus’ system is 1.The phylum. 2.The genus. 3.The domain. 4.The kingdom.
A murder is condemned to death & has to choose between 4 rooms. The 1 st is full of raging fires, the 2 nd of assassins with loaded guns, the 3 rd full of venomous snakes, & the fourth filled with lions that haven’t eaten in 3 years. Which room is safest for him? A.Fires B.Assassins C.Snakes D.Lions E.The bathroom
Who was Luke’s father? A.C3PO B.Darth Vader C.Chewbacca D.Han Solo E.Jabba the Hutt F.Yoda G.Qui-Gon Jinn
Where is Princess Leia from? A.Janson B.Dodoona C.Tatooine D.Coruscant E.Alderaan F.Banthas Bonus