1st Grade Science : Life Science

Study concepts, example questions & explanations for 1st Grade Science

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Example Questions

Example Question #1 : Life Science

Select the item that is non-living. 

Possible Answers:

Grass 

Car

Butterfly 

Cat

Correct answer:

Car

Explanation:

The world is made up of both living and non-living things. 

Living things are things that are alive. Living things eat so that they can grow and develop. Non-living things have never been alive, they are just objects. 

A butterfly, grass, and a cat are all living things. They grow and develop over time. However, a car is an object that does not grow or develop. It is an objects, which means it is non-living. 

Example Question #2 : Life Science

Select the item that is non-living. 

Possible Answers:

Plant

Bird

Swing

Worm 

Correct answer:

Swing

Explanation:

The world is made up of both living and non-living things. 

Living things are things that are alive. Living things eat so that they can grow and develop. Non-living things have never been alive, they are just objects. 

A bird, plant, and worm are all living things. They grow and develop over time. However, a swing is an object that does not grow or develop. It is an objects, which means it is non-living. 

Example Question #3 : Life Science

Select the answer choice that is living. 

Possible Answers:

Car

Kite

String

Grass

Correct answer:

Grass

Explanation:

The world is made up of both living and non-living things. 

Living things are things that are alive. Living things eat so that they can grow and develop. Non-living things have never been alive, they are just objects. 

A car, kite, and string are not alive. They do not grow or develop.  However, grass grows and develops, which means it is living. 

Example Question #2 : Life Science

Select the answer choice that is living. 

Possible Answers:

Fish

TV

Table 

Fork 

Correct answer:

Fish

Explanation:

The world is made up of both living and non-living things. 

Living things are things that are alive. Living things eat so that they can grow and develop. Non-living things have never been alive, they are just objects. 

A TV, fork, and table are not alive. They do not grow or develop.  However, fish grows and develops, which means it is living. 

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