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Home arrow 17: The Evolution of Animals arrow Reading Quiz




** Reading Quiz **



This activity contains 24 questions.

Question 1
1
Open Hint for Question 1 in a new window The Hobbit people, along with over
one million species of animals that have been named and described by
biologists, arose __________.
  through years of evolution as natural selection shaped animal
adaptations to Earth's environments
about 12,000 to 18,000 years ago
from island-bound populations of individuals
after the process of photosynthesis became widespread
before the Cambrian explosion


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Question 2
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Open Hint for Question 2 in a new window All animals can trace their
lineage to a common ancestor that lived in the _____.
  Cenozoic
Jurassic
Precambrian
Pliocene
Devonian


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Question 3
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Open Hint for Question 3 in a new window How are animals different from
fungi?
  Animals are heterotrophic, and fungi are autotrophic.
Animals are autotrophic, and fungi are heterotrophic.
All animals are multicellular, whereas all fungi are unicellular.
Animals lack chloroplasts, and fungi have chloroplasts.
Animals obtain food by ingestion, and fungi obtain food by absorption.


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Question 4
4
Open Hint for Question 4 in a new window The _____ explosion occurred
approximately 545 million years ago.
  Cambrian
Precambrian
Cenozoic
Mesozoic
Jurassic


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Question 5
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Open Hint for Question 5 in a new window One body plan, called bilateral
symmetry


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