gpv 4th science

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gpv 4th science
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unit c - classifying things
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  1. Each bone that makes up the backbone is called the _____.
    vertebra
  2. True or False
    Vertebrates are animals that have backbones.
    TRUE
  3. Animals that don't have backbones are called _____. Give an example.
    • INVERTEBRATE
    • ex. centipede or snail
  4. An _________ is a hard outer covering that protects an animals body and gives it support.
    EXOSKELETON
  5. Name the 5 Kingdoms of Living Things
    ( MAPPF )
    • Moneran - bacteria
    • Animal- dog, bird, etc
    • Plant - tree, tulip, ivy
    • Protist - amoeba, algae
    • Fungus - yeast, mushroom, mold
  6. Which group makes up the most of the animal kingdom, vertebrates or invertebrates?
    invertebrates make up 97% of animal kingdom
  7. Many vertebrates live in water are classified as ____.
    FISH
  8. What alllows fish to 'breathe' underwater?
    GILLS
  9. A vertebrate that usually lives in water after hatching from an egg is called an ________.
    amphibian
  10. A ______ is a vertebrate that has dry, scaly skin and lays eggs that have a leathery shell.
    reptile
  11. Vertebrates that have wings and are covered with feathers are _____.
    Birds
  12. Vertebrates that feed milk to their young and have hair or fur are called ______.
    mammals
  13. Name 5 groups of vertebrates.
    • Fish
    • Amphibian
    • Reptile
    • Bird
    • Mammal
  14. When an arthropod grows it sheds its old exoskeleton, this is called ______.
    MOLTing
  15. True or False
    A nonseed plant does reproduce with seeds.
    False, it does not
  16. Seed plants do reproduce with seeds, this group includes plants that have _____ and _____.
    flowers and cones
  17. Small nonseed plants that lack true roots, stems and leaves are called ____.
    MOSSES
  18. _____ are nonseed plants that lack true roots, stems and leaves.
    liverworts
  19. ___ are spore - forming plants that have roots, stems and leaves.
    Ferns
  20. True or False
    Horsetails reproduce by spores and have underground stems.
    true
  21. Cone-bearing plants are called _____.
    conifers
  22. Nonseed plants that look like paintbrushes are (dicots, horsetails)?
    horsetails
  23. Vertebrates are animals that have (backbones, exoskeletons)
    backbones
  24. An animal that lives in water after hatching but can live on aland as an adult is a (mammal, an amphibian)
    • amphibian
    • (mammals are born live)
  25. The leaves of dicots are (netted, parallel)
    netted
  26. A flowering plant that produces seeds that are in one piece are called ______.
    monocot
  27. A flowering plant that produces seeds that have two sections is called a ____.
    dicot

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