4th Grade Science : Life Science

Study concepts, example questions & explanations for 4th Grade Science

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Example Questions

Example Question #1 : Life Science

When a habit has limited resources, there is a struggle between organisms within the habit to survive. What can this be described as? 

Possible Answers:

Competition 

Prey 

Predator 

Predation 

Correct answer:

Competition 

Explanation:

In order to answer this question correctly, we need to understand the terms in the answer choices. 

Predation is when an organism hunts and kills another organism to eat. 

Prey: Within the process of predation, the prey is the organism that gets killed.

Predator: Within the process of predation, the predator is the organism that does the killing. 

Competition is when a habit has limited resources and there is a struggle between organisms within the habit to survive

The correct answer for this question is competition. 

Example Question #2 : Life Science

What is the process caled when an organism hunts and kills another organism to eat?

Possible Answers:

Competition 

Predation 

Prey 

Predator 

Correct answer:

Predation 

Explanation:

In order to answer this question correctly, we need to understand the terms in the answer choices. 

Predation is when an organism hunts and kills another organism to eat. 

Prey: Within the process predation, the prey is the organism that gets killed.

Predator: Within the process predation, the predator is the organism that does the killing. 

Competition is when a habit has limited resources and there is a struggle between organisms within the habit to survive

The correct answer for this question is predation. 

Example Question #3 : Life Science

When an organism hunts and kills another organism, what is the organism called that gets killed? 

Possible Answers:

Competition

Predator 

Prey 

Predation 

Correct answer:

Prey 

Explanation:

In order to answer this question correctly, we need to understand the terms in the answer choices. 

Predation is when an organism hunts and kills another organism to eat. 

Prey: Within the process of predation, the prey is the organism that gets killed.

Predator: Within the process of predation, the predator is the organism that does the killing. 

Competition is when a habit has limited resources and there is a struggle between organisms within the habit to survive

The correct answer for this question is prey. 

Example Question #8 : 4th Grade Science

When an organism hunts and kills another organism, what is the organism called that does the killing? 

Possible Answers:

Predation 

Predator 

Prey

Competition

Correct answer:

Predator 

Explanation:

In order to answer this question correctly, we need to understand the terms in the answer choices. 

Predation is when an organism hunts and kills another organism to eat. 

Prey: Within the process of predation, the prey is the organism that gets killed.

Predator: Within the process of predation, the predator is the organism that does the killing. 

Competition is when a habit has limited resources and there is a struggle between organisms within the habit to survive.

The correct answer for this question is predator. 

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