Basic Biology Quiz

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1. What is a nucleus?
2. What is ecology?
3. What is the smallest structure capable of performing all seven life processes?
4. What is a general definition that distinguishes animals from all other organisms?
5. What is MRS GREN?
6. What does DNA stand for?
7. What are the three features that almost all cells contain?
8. The tree of life begins by splitting into three domains. What are the three domains?
9. What are the four molecules of life?
10. Under the process of natural selection, which individuals are most likely to survive and reproduce?
11. What are the core taxonomic categories in biology?
12. What is the technical name for the study of plants?
13. What are the seven life processes found in all living things?
14. What are "living things" technically called?
15. What kingdom of life do humans belong to?
16. Biology is the study of what?
17. Add the missing group of plants: angiosperms, %BLANK%, ferns, lycophytes, non-vascular plants
18. What is genetics?
19. Excluding water, roughly what portion of a cell is made from protein?
20. True or false: According to the theory of evolution, all life has two common ancestors.

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