Quiz 1 – Version C


 1.  All arthropods have jointed legs with claws.

 2.  All ametabolous insects are apterygote.

 3.  All orthopteroid orders are hemimetabolous.

 4.  All holometabolous orders are endopterygote.

 5.  All chelicerate arthropods are aquatic.

Multiple Choice:

 6.  A naiad is best described as a(n):
     A.  Predatory larva             C.  Wingless adult
     B.  Aquatic nymph               D.  Scavenger

 7.  Which order is most closely related to Dermaptera?
     A.  Isoptera                    C.  Mecoptera
     B.  Psocodea                    D.  Coleoptera

 8.  Chelicerate arthropods include:
     A.  Millipedes and centipedes
     B.  Lobsters and shrimp
     C.  Spiders and ticks
     D.  Lice and fleas

 9.  Which statement is TRUE for all crustacea?
     A.  They live on land
     B.  They have chewing mouthparts
     C.  They have six walking legs
     D.  They are paleopterous

10.  Which insect order is NEVER associated with plants?
     A.  Hymenoptera                 C.  Thysanoptera
     B.  Hemiptera                   D.  Siphonaptera

11.  Human disease pathogens are transmitted by which order?
     A.  Hymenoptera                 C.  Thysanoptera
     B.  Diptera                     D.  All of these

12.  Odonata and Plecoptera are similar because both have:
     A.  Aquatic nymphs              C.  Endopterygote development
     B.  Paleopterous wings          D.  All of these

13.  Which insect order NEVER lives in aquatic environments?
     A.  Trichoptera                 C.  Plecoptera
     B.  Diptera                     D.  Orthoptera

14.  Hemiptera and Hymenoptera are similar because both have:
     A.  Holometabolous development
     B.  Piercing-sucking mouthparts
     C.  Neopterous wings
     D.  All of these

15.  Which insect order is most commonly found in soil litter?
     A.  Collembola                  C.  Neuroptera
     B.  Lepidoptera                 D.  Phasmatodea


Match each insect in the left column with the one in the right column that is in the SAME order.
16.  Cricket
17.  Damselfly
18.  Antlion
19.  Sawfly
20.  Aphid
A.  Lacewing
B.  Cockroach
C.  Mosquito
D.  Stonefly
E.  Grasshopper
F.  Leafhopper
G.  Termite
H.  Dragonfly
I.  Wasp
J.  Beetle
Match each order with its correct type of development:
21.  Odonata
22.  Coleoptera
23.  Mecoptera
24.  Plecoptera            
25.  Archeognatha
A.  Hemimetabola
B.  Holometabola
C.  Ametabola
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