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6. The process of pasteurization is named after which famous French microbiologist?

  • Louis Pasteur
  • Ferdinand J Cohn
  • Ruth Ella Moore
  • Margaret Pittman

7. Animals which eat both plants and other animals are known as what?

  • Carnivore
  • Eater
  • Omnivores
  • Hebivore

8. A change of the DNA in an organism that results in a new trait is known as a?

  • Cancer
  • Mutation
  • evolution
  • variation

9. The area of biology devoted to the study of fungi is known as?

  • phycology
  • microbiology
  • Mycology
  • phytopathology

10. Botany is the study of?

  • Plants
  • animals
  • water
  • fish

11. The death of every member of a particular species is known as what?

  • Adapted
  • Rebirth
  • Extinction
  • Death

12. True or false? The common cold is caused by a virus.

  • true
  • possibly
  • false
  • not sure

13. True or false? A salamander is a warm blooded animal?

  • not sure
  • False
  • maybe
  • true

14. Which famous scientist introduced the idea of natural selection?

  • Max Bom
  • Albert Einstein
  • Charles Darwin
  • Isaac Newton

15. A group of dog offspring is known as a?

  • babys
  • kittens
  • Litter
  • fouls