Plants
Scientific Inquiry
Measurement
Life Cycles
Adaptations

100

What part of the plant absorbs nutrients and water?
Roots

100

A scientific guess is a _____________.
hypothesis

100

Grams measures __________.
mass

100

What is the first step in the life cycle of a flowering plant?
seed

100

The African Baobab tree has a trunk that stories up to 100 kiloliters of water. In which type of climate would this adaptation be helpful?
dry, desert

200

What is the function of the petals?
attract insects and other pollinators

200

Is the following a testable question - which pop will freeze the fastest in a freezer?
yes

200

Milliliters measures what?
volume

200

Which of the following is not a life process - eating, growing, melting, moving?
melting

200

What adaptation would help an animal survive cold temperatures?
thick fur coat

300

What part of the plant holds up the leaves?
stem

300

What is being test in an experiment?
hypothesis

300

A ruler measures __________.
length

300

Which is an inherited characteristic of a plant - bending in the wind, wilted leaves, petal color, or growths from insect bites?
petal color

300

How could a plant adapt to a hot, dry climate?
long roots, survive with little water, spongy stem

400

What is the job of the stem?
carry food and water throughout the plant

400

Is the following a testable question - What is the favorite pop of 5th graders?
no

400

What would I use to measure the volume of a liquid?
graduated cylinder

400

What is the first step in the life cycle of a butterfly?
egg

400

What allows plants and animals to survive environmental changes?
adaptations

500

What do plants need in order to make food?
sunlight

500

After the student has identified a testable question and a hypothesis what do they do next?
plan experiment

500

Name the the unit of measure that I would use to measure an ant.
millimeters

500

Which life process is not carried out by humans - moving, eating, hibernating, or creating waste?
hibernating

500

Which traits allows the chameleon to survive in its environment?
camouflage