Animal Adaptation MCQ Class 11 with Answers

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MCQ on Animal Adaptation

Q1. The presence of beak is the characteristics of :
A) fossorial
B) volant
C) cursorial
D) arboreal
Answer:  B 

Q2. Animals capable for digging are
A) arboreal
B) cursorial
C) fossorial
D) pelagic 
Answer: C

Q3. What do you understand by scanssorial adaptation?
A) burrowing
B) swimming
C) climbing
D) flying 
Answer: C

Q4. Snake has ………… adaptation:
A) scanssorial
B) cursorial
C) fossorial
D) volant 
Answer: C

Q5. The animal having long and hooked claw adapted for which adaptation:
A) volant
B) arboreal
C) swimming
D) cave 
Answer: B

Q6. Which of the following is not one of the bird adaptations to flight ?
A) a keel shaped sternum of the skeleton
B) air- sacs in muscles
C) a highly developed cerebrum
D) streamed – lined body
Answer: C

Q7. Parasites normally possess well developed:
A) digestive system
B) sense organs
C) reproductive organs
D) respiratory organs 
Answer: C

Q8. Aerial mode of animal adaptation is known as :
A) cursorial
B) fossorial
C) scanssorial
D) volant
Answer: D

Q9. Claws of rabbit are the modification of :
A) epidermis
B) dermis
C) scanssorial
D) volant
Answer: A

Q10. Animals capable of running on digits are
A) cursorial
B) digitigrade
C) unguligrade
D) plantigrade
Answer: B

Q11. Lateral line organ is found in
A) amphibia
B) gnathostomata
C) osteichthyes
D) reptilia
Answer:  C

Q12. Organisms that are active at dawn are
A) diurnal
B) auroral
C) vesperal
D) noturnal
Answer:  B

Q13. Syndactyly or zygodactyly in foot are adaptational  features of
A) cursorial animals
B) aquatic animals
C) fossorial animals
D) scanssorial animals
Answer:  D

Q14. Air- sacs are modifications of
A) stomach
B) liver
C) lungs
D) pancreas
Answer: C

Q15. Shortening of neck best fits to
A) aquatic lives
B) arboreal lives
C) volant lives
D) cursorial lives
Answer: A

Q16. Dessert adaptation is found in
A) Sphenodon
B) Squirrel
C) Hippopotamus
D) Phrynosoma
Answer: D

Q17. Which of the following exhibit secondary aquatic adaptation?
A) Osteichthyes
B) Chondrichthyes
C) Whales
D) None
Answer:  C

Q18. Adaptation for jumping is also known as
A) Scanssorial
B) Saltatory
C) Arboreal
D) Aerial 
Answer: B

Q19. External ear is reduced in
A) Desert animals
B) Arboreal animals
C) Fossorial animals
D) Cursorial animals
Answer:  C

Q20. Limbs modified into flippers are found in
A) Seahorse
B) Whale
C) Sea otter
D) Hippocampus
Answer:  B


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