Quiz: You'll Only Get 10/15 On This Quiz If You Remember Basic Biology


How well do you know the inner workings of living things?

This fun trivia quiz contains questions about human anatomy and about the classification of plants, animals, and other living things.

 Oct 27, 2017

1 of 15Pick your answer!

Which type of blood cells have nuclei?
red blood cells
leukocytes (white blood cells)

2 of 15Pick your answer!

Jaundice (yellow discoloration of skin and eyes) is often a symptom of _________ disease.

3 of 15Pick your answer!

Which category includes seaweed?
vascular plants

4 of 15Pick your answer!

Which category includes broccoli and cabbage?
cruciferous vegetables

5 of 15Pick your answer!

Cherries and peaches are __________.
citrus fruits

6 of 15Pick your answer!

Which category includes spiders?

7 of 15Pick your answer!

Which hormone do pregnancy tests measure?
human chorionic gonadotropin (HCG)

8 of 15Pick your answer!

Charles Richard Drew's lifesaving innovation was to give blood transfusions consisting only of _________.
blood plasma
white blood cells

9 of 15Pick your answer!

You can tell which vegetables contain chlorophyll because of their _________.
green color
sour taste
crunchy texture

10 of 15Pick your answer!

Which organelle is found in plant cells but not in animal cells?
cell wall
Golgi apparatus

11 of 15Pick your answer!

In humans, gametes (sperm and egg cells) are unlike other cells in that they _________.
can differentiate into other cells
do not have nuclei
have half as many chromosomes

12 of 15Pick your answer!

Which group of animals is warm-blooded?

13 of 15Pick your answer!

Which types of animals are most likely to aestivate (similar to hibernation, but in the summer)?
migratory birds
snakes and crocodiles

14 of 15Pick your answer!

The Tasmanian devil is a type of _________.

15 of 15Pick your answer!

Platypuses and echidnae are the only types of modern mammals that _________.
can lay eggs
can reproduce asexually
live more than 100 years on average
WOMEN.COM | Quiz Facts

Ready to challenge yourself? Well, you’re in luck! Don’t you worry, we’ve got the best mind teasers, trivia, and general knowledge questions to test how smart you really are when it comes to all things knowledge, education, and more! If you consider yourself a wiz when it comes to riddles, or if you just need a break from the hectic world around you - give this quiz a try!

Do you know the biggest planet in our solar system? What about the full lyrics to Michael Jackson’s "Beat It"? Can you quote every line from "Pretty Woman", or figure out how many mittens two iguanas and three kittens would need to stay warm in the winter? If you said yes to any of these questions, then this is the place for you! From quizzes about your hometown to quizzes about your favorite songs, women.com has it all!

Looking for a math test? A grammar test? A movie test? Or maybe even a nursery rhyme test? Whatever your heart desires, we can quiz you on it! Visit our quiz pages here to check out some of our other viral content, and as always, don’t forget to share with your friends! Our goal at Women.com is to make people feel good about who they are - and take a relaxing break from the world outside to do something that they enjoy.

So take a breath, stop whatever you’re doing, and get ready to have a little fun. This three-minute escape is exactly what you need!