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  1. Chapter 31 – Reptiles and Birds A Topic 1 Topic 2 Topic 3 Topic 4 Topic 5 $100 $100 $100 $100 $100 $200 $200 $200 $200 $200 $300 $300 $300 $300 $300 $400 $400 $400 $400 $400 $500 $500 $500 $500 $500 FINAL ROUND

  2. Topic 1:$100 Question • Which reptile would be most likely to excrete nitrogenous wastes in the form of uric acid? • a. an aquatic turtle • b. an alligator • c. a crocodile • d. a desert tortoise ANSWER BACK TO GAME

  3. Topic 1:$100 Answer • Which reptile would be most likely to excrete nitrogenous wastes in the form of uric acid? • a. an aquatic turtle • b. an alligator • c. a crocodile • d. a desert tortoise BACK TO GAME

  4. Topic 1:$200 Question • A reptile’s skin is one adaptation that enables it to survive in a(an) ________________ environment. • a. aquatic • b. arborial • c. subterranean • d. terrestrial ANSWER BACK TO GAME

  5. Topic 1:$200 Answer • A reptile’s skin is one adaptation that enables it to survive in a(an) ________________ environment. • a. aquatic • b. arborial • c. subterranean • d. terrestrial BACK TO GAME

  6. Topic 1:$300 Question • The two major groups of dinosaurs were the Ornithischia and the ____________. • a. Saurischia • b. Chordischia • c. Brontosaurs • d. invertebrates ANSWER BACK TO GAME

  7. Topic 1:$300 Answer • The two major groups of dinosaurs were the Ornithischia and the ____________. • a. Saurischia • b. Chordischia • c. Brontosaurs • d. invertebrates BACK TO GAME

  8. Topic 1:$400 Question • A bird uses its _________ feathers to stay warm. • a. flight • b. down • c. posterior • d. proximal ANSWER BACK TO GAME

  9. Topic 1:$400 Answer • A bird uses its _________ feathers to stay warm. • a. flight • b. down • c. posterior • d. proximal BACK TO GAME

  10. Topic 1:$500 Question • On a dark, moonless night with overcast skies, some migrating birds may still find their way by following Earth’s __________ field. • a. oceanic • b. terrestrial • c. magnetic • d. tectonic ANSWER BACK TO GAME

  11. Topic 1:$500 Answer • On a dark, moonless night with overcast skies, some migrating birds may still find their way by following Earth’s __________ field. • a. oceanic • b. terrestrial • c. magnetic • d. tectonic BACK TO GAME

  12. Topic 2:$100 Question • The structure labeled A in Figure 31-1 is the _________________. • a. wishbone or collarbone • b. breastbone or sternum • c. humerus • d. vertebra ANSWER BACK TO GAME

  13. Topic 2:$100 Answer • The structure labeled A in Figure 31-1 is the _________________. • a. wishbone or collarbone • b. breastbone or sternum • c. humerus • d. vertebra BACK TO GAME

  14. Topic 2:$200 Question • The structure labeled B in Figure 31-1 is the _______________. • a. wishbone or collarbone • b. breastbone or sternum • c. humerus • d. vertebra ANSWER BACK TO GAME

  15. Topic 2:$200 Answer • The structure labeled B in Figure 31-1 is the _______________. • a. wishbone or collarbone • b. breastbone or sternum • c. humerus • d. vertebra BACK TO GAME

  16. Topic 2:$300 Question • Birds have a __________-chambered heart. • a. one • b. two • c. three • d. four ANSWER BACK TO GAME

  17. Topic 2:$300 Answer • Birds have a __________-chambered heart. • a. one • b. two • c. three • d. four BACK TO GAME

  18. Topic 2:$400 Question • An endoderm is an animal that • a. has a low rate of metabolism. • b. can generate its own body heat. • c. stores large amounts of food in its stomach. • d. can see color very well. ANSWER BACK TO GAME

  19. Topic 2:$400 Answer • An endoderm is an animal that • a. has a low rate of metabolism. • b. can generate its own body heat. • c. stores large amounts of food in its stomach. • d. can see color very well. BACK TO GAME

  20. Topic 2:$500 Question • The fact that Archaeopteryx had teeth in its beak and well-developed feathers covering its body suggests that Archaeopteryx was a • a. powerful flier. • b. dinosaur. • c. transitional species. • d. modern bird. ANSWER BACK TO GAME

  21. Topic 2:$500 Answer • The fact that Archaeopteryx had teeth in its beak and well-developed feathers covering its body suggests that Archaeopteryx was a • a. powerful flier. • b. dinosaur. • c. transitional species. • d. modern bird. BACK TO GAME

  22. Topic 3:$100 Question • In reptiles that live entirely on land, excess water is absorbed from urine in the ___________. • a. rectum • b. cloaca • c. urinary bladder • d. lungs ANSWER BACK TO GAME

  23. Topic 3:$100 Answer • In reptiles that live entirely on land, excess water is absorbed from urine in the ___________. • a. rectum • b. cloaca • c. urinary bladder • d. lungs BACK TO GAME

  24. Topic 3:$200 Question • An egg in which the embryo is protected by several membranes is called a(an) ____________ egg. • a. chorionic • b. jelly-like • c. multilayer • d. amniotic ANSWER BACK TO GAME

  25. Topic 3:$200 Answer • An egg in which the embryo is protected by several membranes is called a(an) ____________ egg. • a. chorionic • b. jelly-like • c. multilayer • d. amniotic BACK TO GAME

  26. Topic 3:$300 Question • The ____________ is the ventral part of a turtle’s shell. • a. carapace • b. belly plate • c. plastron • d. vent plate ANSWER BACK TO GAME

  27. Topic 3:$300 Answer • The ____________ is the ventral part of a turtle’s shell. • a. carapace • b. belly plate • c. plastron • d. vent plate BACK TO GAME

  28. Topic 3:$400 Question • Reptiles whose jaws are covered by horny ridges belong to the order ____________. • a. Crocodilia • b. Testudines • c. Sphenodonta • d. Squamata ANSWER BACK TO GAME

  29. Topic 3:$400 Answer • Reptiles whose jaws are covered by horny ridges belong to the order ____________. • a. Crocodilia • b. Testudines • c. Sphenodonta • d. Squamata BACK TO GAME

  30. Topic 3:$500 Question • The white pasty substance that is produced by a bird’s excretory system consists mostly of _______________. • a. nitric acid • b. urea • c. uric acid • d. carbonic acid ANSWER BACK TO GAME

  31. Topic 3:$500 Answer • The white pasty substance that is produced by a bird’s excretory system consists mostly of _______________. • a. nitric acid • b. urea • c. uric acid • d. carbonic acid BACK TO GAME

  32. Topic 4:$100 Question • Page 813. A bird that is selected at random from a list of all living bird species will most likely belong to the order called ________________. • a. wading birds • b. passerines • c. raptors • d. flightless birds ANSWER BACK TO GAME

  33. Topic 4:$100 Answer • Page 813. A bird that is selected at random from a list of all living bird species will most likely belong to the order called ________________. • a. wading birds • b. passerines • c. raptors • d. flightless birds BACK TO GAME

  34. Topic 4:$200 Question • The droppings of fruit-eating birds disperse ___________ over great distances. • a. calls • b. seeds • c. feathers • d. spores ANSWER BACK TO GAME

  35. Topic 4:$200 Answer • The droppings of fruit-eating birds disperse ___________ over great distances. • a. calls • b. seeds • c. feathers • d. spores BACK TO GAME

  36. Topic 4:$300 Question • The only places on Earth where most reptiles cannot live are very • a. hot areas. • b. cold areas. • c. dry areas.. • d. wet areas. ANSWER BACK TO GAME

  37. Topic 4:$300 Answer • The only places on Earth where most reptiles cannot live are very • a. hot areas. • b. cold areas. • c. dry areas.. • d. wet areas. BACK TO GAME

  38. Topic 4:$400 Question • The earliest known reptiles lived during the • a. Cretaceous Period. • b. Triassic Period. • c. Permian Period. • d. Carboniferous Period. ANSWER BACK TO GAME

  39. Topic 4:$400 Answer • The earliest known reptiles lived during the • a. Cretaceous Period. • b. Triassic Period. • c. Permian Period. • d. Carboniferous Period. BACK TO GAME

  40. Topic 4:$500 Question • A four-chambered heart is found in • a. tuataras. • b. snakes. • c. alligators. • d. turtles. ANSWER BACK TO GAME

  41. Topic 4:$500 Answer • A four-chambered heart is found in • a. tuataras. • b. snakes. • c. alligators. • d. turtles. BACK TO GAME

  42. Topic 5:$100 Question • The tuatara belongs to the order • a. Squamata. • b. Testudines. • c. Sphenodonta. • d. Crocodilia. ANSWER BACK TO GAME

  43. Topic 5:$100 Answer • The tuatara belongs to the order • a. Squamata. • b. Testudines. • c. Sphenodonta. • d. Crocodilia. BACK TO GAME

  44. Topic 5:$200 Question • As the geographic range of a species becomes more limited, the extinction of that species becomes more likely. By this criterion, which group of reptiles faces the greatest threat of extinction? • a. lizards • b. snakes • c. turtles • d. tuataras ANSWER BACK TO GAME

  45. Topic 5:$200 Answer • As the geographic range of a species becomes more limited, the extinction of that species becomes more likely. By this criterion, which group of reptiles faces the greatest threat of extinction? • a. lizards • b. snakes • c. turtles • d. tuataras BACK TO GAME

  46. Topic 5:$300 Question • Which observation supports the statement that birds are reptile-like animals? • a. Birds’ front limbs usually do not have useful claws. • b. Birds have only two legs. • c. Birds generate their own body heat. • d. Birds excrete uric acid. ANSWER BACK TO GAME

  47. Topic 5:$300 Answer • Which observation supports the statement that birds are reptile-like animals? • a. Birds’ front limbs usually do not have useful claws. • b. Birds have only two legs. • c. Birds generate their own body heat. • d. Birds excrete uric acid. BACK TO GAME

  48. Topic 5:$400 Question • Insect-eating birds are beneficial to human society because they • a. pollinate flowers. • b. help insect populations to grow. • c. disperse seeds. • d. reduce our exposure to mosquito-borne diseases. ANSWER BACK TO GAME

  49. Topic 5:$400 Answer • Insect-eating birds are beneficial to human society because they • a. pollinate flowers. • b. help insect populations to grow. • c. disperse seeds. • d. reduce our exposure to mosquito-borne diseases. BACK TO GAME

  50. Topic 5:$500 Question • Careless use of DDT harmed birds because it • a. killed plants that birds eat. • b. accumulated in the food chain and poisoned birds. • c. killed plants that hide birds from predators. • d. made birds’ feathers fall off. ANSWER BACK TO GAME