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Chapter 8 Quiz



True/False
Indicate whether the sentence or statement is true or false.
 

 1. 

Plants and animals have adaptations that make them well suited to their habitats.
 

 2. 

A structural adaptation is the different types of teeth that animals have.
 

 3. 

Most plants keep growing over the winter.
 

 4. 

An animal migrating is a behavioural adaptation.
 

 5. 

A desert habitat and boreal forest habitat will probably have the same types of animals and plants.
 

Complete the Sentences
Use the following words to complete the sentences.
organism      habitat            adaptation
 

 6. 

A(n) _________________________________ is the home of an organism.
 

 

 7. 

A plant is an example of a(n) _____________________________.
 

 

 8. 

A(n) ________________________________ is a way in which an organism is suited to its habitat.
 

 

Matching
Match the organism with its need.
 
 
a.
plant
b.
animal
c.
plant and animal
 

 9. 

sunlight
 

 10. 

water
 

 11. 

food
 

 12. 

nutrients
 

 13. 

shelter
 

 14. 

appropriate temperature range
 

Answer the Questions
Use sentences to answer the questions.
 

 15. 

What are the five different features of a habitat?
_______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________
 

 16. 

What types of habitats do organisms live in? .________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________
 



 
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