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Shark scales are called denticles
the smallest species of shark dwarflantern
the largest known modern shark whaleshark
a sharks skeleton is made of cartilage
backbones are made up of vertebrae
some sharks have an extra eyelid called a _________ membrane nictitating
hearing, sight, smell, touch, taste senses
a sharks sixth sense electroreception
we learn about ancient sharks by observing ________ fossils
__________ sharks must swim all the time to breathe obligantram
the ocean that borders Massachusetts Atlantic
sharks have 5-7 gillslits
the largest shark on record, it is extinct megalodon
sharks have been around since before these large land lizards dinosuars
a seasonal movement of animals from one place to another migration
there are 500 over different shark _____ species
very few sharks can swim in ______ Freshwater

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Amphibians and Reptiles Crossword

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Third, clear eyelid Nictitating Membrane
Poisonous substance secreted by snakes Venom
Males grasps onto female, reproduction Amplexus
An amphibian whose skull doesn't have openings near temple Anapsid
Amphibian that develops 2 holes in each side of skull Diapsid
Reptile fossil, includes the ancestors of mammals Synapsid
Fibrous protein that forms feathers, hair, hoofs, claws, and horns Keratin
Hard upper shell of a turtle Carapace
Ventral part of the shell of a turtle Plastron
Organsim regulates body tempature exchanging heat with surroudings Ectothermic
Pair of sacs or tubes typicallly in roof of the mouth Jacobsons Organs
Produced by reptiles and birds Amniotic Eggs
Long bone formed from fused vertebrae at base of vertebral column Urostyle
Detect and target warm blooded prey Pit Organs
Four footed animal, all vertebrae higher than fish Tetrapod
Cuticular plate covering ventral surface in a chordata Sternum
Respiration, breathing through the skin Cutaneous
Helps with gas exchange Lungs
Type of asexual reproduction Parthogenisis
Covered wall that seperates right/left ventricle Ventricle Septum
Type of snake, "rattles" Rattlesnake
Aids in eliminating waste Urinary Bladder
Storage area for bile Gallbladder
Controls sense of smell Olfactory Lobes
Helps the frog "speak" find a mate Vocal Sac

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Sharks Crossword

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Prehistoric 66ft Megalodon
Dorsal fin located next to the sharks tail Frilled
90cm and not very good swimmer Prickly dogfish
Found in South Australia Longnose sawshark
Torpedo-Shaped body, symmetrical tail Great White Shark
Gulps air to keep afloat sandtiger shark
59ft Carpetshark Whale shark
Nocturnal with tiny eyes blind shark
4ft Master of disuise Wobbegong
Broad flat head filled with sense organs great hammerhead
What do whale sharks eat? plankton
What is a Sharks extra sense? electroreception
Highest Leaper shortfin mako
Faster Swimmer Blue
Deepest Living great lanternshark

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SKELETAL SYSTEM Crossword

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The skull, especially the part enclosing the brain Cranium
The jaw or a jawbone Mandible
Each of the series of small bones forming the backbone, having several projections for articulation and muscle attachment, and a hole through which the spinal cord passes Vertebrae
Each of a series of slender curved bones articulated in pairs to the spine, protecting the thoracic cavity and its organs Clavicle
the thicker and shorter of the two bones in the human forearm Radius
the bone of the upper arm or forelimb, forming joints at the shoulder and the elbow Humerus
the large bony structure near the base of the spine to which the hind limbs or legs are attached in humans and many other vertebrates Pelvis
each of a series of slender curved bones articulated in pairs to the spine (twelve pairs in humans), protecting the thoracic cavity and its organs Rib
either of the large, flat, triangular bones that lie against the ribs in the upper back and provide attachments for the bone and muscles of the upper arm Scapula
the breastbone Sternum
a bone in the human leg extending from the pelvis to the knee, that is the longest, largest, and strongest in the body; thighbone Femur
the thinner and longer of the two bones in the human forearm, on the side opposite to the thumb Ulna
The fibrous plate that supports and shapes the edges of the eyelids. Tarsals
are the eight small bones that make up the wrist (or carpus) that connects the hand to the forearm. Carpals
A bone of the finger or toe Phalanges
kneecap Patella
The outer and usually smaller of the two bones between the knee and the ankle in humans, parallel with the tibia Fibula
The inner and typically larger of the two bones between the knee and the ankle, parallel with the fibula Tibia
The top 7 types of vertebrae that forms the spine and form the neck, which supports the skull, or cranium Cervical vertebrae
The 5 vertebrae situated between the thoracic vertebrae and sacral vertebrae in the spinal column Lumbar vertebrae
Each of the 12 bones of the backbone to which the ribs are attached Thoracic vertebrae
A small, triangular bone at the base of the spinal column in the spinal column, formed of fused vestigial vertebrae Coccyx
Any of the five bones in the hand Metacarpals
Any of the bones of the foot Metatarsals

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Sharks Crossword

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_________ is the largest shark in the ocean that is still alive. Great White Shark
There are 386 different _________ of sharks in the world. species
Sharks were here 100 ______ years before dinosaurs. Million
All sharks have up to five _______ of teeth Rows
A shark's skelto is made out of __________. cartilage
All sharks are _____________. carnivores
Sharks even have to swim when they are ___________. Sleeping
Sharks have up to 1000 ___________. Teeth
This is the most dangerous shark in the ocean. Bull Shark
The __________ shark is very gentle. Whale
Sharks have to stay in constant _________ to breath. Motion
The biggest shark ever is called a ___________________. Megaladon
Sharks diet consists of mostly of _________. Fish
Sharks can live up to twenty to thirty _________ in the wild. Years
Whale Sharks can be longer than a _____________. Bus
Sharks swim __________ of miles every year. Thousands
Sharks are killed for their ___________. Teeth
A group of sharks is called a ___________. School
Sharks will ____________ if they do not keep moving. Sink
A shark's tail moves in this direction. Side to side

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Invertebrate and Vertebrate Crossword

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a group of similar species Genus
Science of naming and grouping organisms Systematics
Groups that have a biological meaning Taxon
A group of genera Family
closely related families order
closely related orders class
what classes are organized into phylum
The largest of Linnaeus's taxonomic categories Kingdom
the evolutionary history of lineages phylogeny
a group of species that includes a single common ancestor and all descendants of that ancestor-living and extinct Clade
links groups of organisms by showing evolutionary lines, or lineages, branched off from common ancestors Cladogram
A trait that arose in the most recent common ancestor of a particular lineage and was passed along to its descendents Derived Character
a larger, more inclusive category than a kingdom Domain
Domain that consists of Unicelllular, prokaryotic organisms with thick cell walls Bacteria
Domain that consists of unicellular, prokaryotic organisms that live in the most extreme conditions Archaea
Domain that consists of all organisms that have a nucleus Eukarya
A kingdom that consists of heterotrophs with cell walls containing chitin Fungi
Kingdom that consists of autotrophs with cell walls that contain cellulose Plantae
Kingdom of organisms that are multicellular, heterotrophic organisms that have no cell walls Animalia
An animal with a backbone Vertebrate
An animal without a backbone Invertebrate
Internal skeleton Endoskeleton
hard outer covering that protects the body Exoskeleton
an animal whose body temperature does not change much Warm-blooded
an animal whose body temperature depends on its surroundings cold-blooded
A long supporting rod that runs through the body just below the nerve cord Notochord
Members of the clade commonly known as Phylum Chordata Chordates
parts of an animal's body match up around a midpoint or line Symmetry
simplest kind of invertebrate that is shaped like a sack and lives underwater Sponges
Organisms that float or swim and have tentacles that sting (corals, jellyfish) Cnidarians
Organisms with a shell(clams, oysters, octopus, squid) Mollusks
Organisms with spiny skin and an endoskeleton Echinoderms
Organisms with legs that bend, bodies with sections, and an exoskeleton(largest group of invertebrates) Arthropods
Organisms with antennae, 3 pairs of legs, 3 body sections, sometimes wings Insects
4 pairs of legs, 2 body sections, fangs(spiders, scorpions) Arachnids
2 pairs of antennae, 2-3 body sections, can chew(crab) Crustaceans
1 pair of legs on each body section Centipedes
simplest worms with flat bodies, some live inside other animals Flatworms
Worms that have thin bodies with pointed ends, most live inside other animals roundworms
Worms with bodies divided into parts that are the same except the front and tail end, live on land(earthworms) Segemented Worms
Organisms that lve part of their lives in water, and the other part on land. lay eggs (frogs) Amphibians
Organisms with dry, scaly skin. Breath through lungs, lay eggs(lizards) Reptiles
Organisms with feathers to keep them warm and dry. beaks and 2 legs. not all can fly, lay eggs. Birds
Warm-blooded vertebrate wilth fur or hair. Females give birth to offspring and make their own milk Mammals

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Reptiles and amphibians Crossword

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Amount of species of reptiles 8,000
Where do reptiles get their body heat from? External sources
How long can a tortoise live 150 years
Alligators can live... 70 years
How many snakes are considered venomous 500
What is the most venomous snake? Inland taipan
Americans die from this more than snake bites a year Bee stings
What turtle is found swimming under ice most times Blanding’s turtle
Snakes flick their tongues to capture what? Scent particles
What are snakes skulls made of? Small bones
Reptiles aren’t slimy they are.. Cool and dry
Snakes skin is made up of Keratin
The worlds largest snake is Python
The largest venomous snake is.. King cobra
Geckos ye their tails to.. Protect them
Oldest animal on the planet is The turtle
What kind of eggs to reptiles lay? Shelled
Most reptiles are.. Cold blooded
How many species of crocodiles are there? 25
Ball pythons live up to Forty-years
The anaconda is the.. Heaviest snake
Snakes are.. Deaf
Reptiles aren’t found in... Antarctica
The worlds fastest lizard is Spiny-tailed Iguana
A crocodiles back is usually Large and bumpy
Reptiles are born on.. Land
How many reptile groups are there? Four
How many hearts do reptiles usually have? Three-chambered hearts
There are how many types of snakes 2700
Reptiles cannot breath where? Underwater
Crocodiles are considered what? Flesh eaters
How many drops of venom does it take to kill a human? Two
Some frogs can be? Poisonous
Crocodiles are related to who? Dinosaurs
Amphibians are what kind of blood? Extothermic
Amphibians have what kind of skin? Smooth
The most familiar larval stage is the Tadpoles of frogs
The word amphibian comes from Greek
Amphibians have what kind of skin? Permeable
How many limbs to amphibians have? Four

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Animal Kingdom Crossword

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the largest group of invertebrates that have an exoskelton arthropods
invertebrates that live in damp places on land and breathe using either gills or lungs mollusks
invertebrates that have an exoskeleton and tube feet echinoderms
invertebrates that have long, tube-like bodies that are divided into segments segmentedworms
invertebrates that live attached to a surface and has small holes in their bodies to filter water sponges
skeleton is external exoskeleton
animal's with no backbone invertebrates
endothermic vertebrates that have fur or hair and produce milk for their offspring mammals
endothermic vertebrates that have a beak, two legs, and two wings birds
ectothermic vertebrates that live in or near water and have scales reptiles
ectothermic vertebrates that a can breathe their skin when they are in the water amphibians
vertebrates that live in the water and filter oxygen from the water through their gills fish
body temperature says about the same regardless of the temperature of their environment endothermic
body temperature that is close to that of their environment ectothermic
skeleton is inside their bodies endoskeleton
animal with a backbone vertebrate
made up of more than one cell mulitcellular

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Shark Week 2018 Crossword

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What is the biggest shark in the ocean? Whaleshark
The top fin that sticks out of the water Dorsal
The shark with a whip like tale Thresher
Movie by Steven Spielberg that made people go out and mass murder sharks Jaws
The shark that is known as the most aggressive Bullshark
This shark will eat almost anything including license plates Tiger
Shark with a different shaped head Hammerhead
Prehistoric shark thought to rule the ocean Megalodon
When sharks jump out of the water to stun their prey breech
Sharks are able to detect as little as one part ber million of water in seawater? blood
What shark has the longest known gestation period? dogfish
What is a sharks skeleton made of? cartilage
what is the smallest shark with a length of less than 7 inches? dwarflantern
What is the fastest shark? mako
Before the 16th century, sharks were called what? seadogs
Shark skin is covered by tiny flat V-shaped scales called what? denticles
What organ in the shark helps them stay afloat? liver
Sharks predate what other prehistoric species? dinosaurs
Shark populations are rapidly declining due to what? humans
Most sharks have this many fins eight
You can measure the age of a shark by counting the rings on the ____________. vertebrae
Sharks are known as silent killers because they have no _______________. vocalchords
What shark is considered the laziest shark? nurseshark
The lantern shark can make their own light through a process called what? bioluminescence
Who is the host for this years Shark Week? Shaq
What shark is pregnant for over 2 years? Basking
What anniversary of Shark Week is this? thirtieth
What movie came out in 2013 that is about natural disasters and sharks combine? Sharknado

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Ecology vocabulary crossword puzzle

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What are animals called that eat meat? Carnivores
Animals that eat plants are? Herbivores
If animals eat both plants and meat they are called Omnivores
If the number of organisms that an environment can support due to limited resources it is Carrying capacity
If an organism cant carry out photosynthesis then they will have to eat on other organisms they are called ? Heterotrophs
A section of biospheres that has different types of organism intereacting with each other and with their environment is called Ecosystem
If a animal feeds on a herbivore and they are carnivores their known as Secondary consumers
The living things that lives in an area and interacts with each and also depend with each others are called Biotic Factors
The non-living things that living things need in order to survive are called Abiotic factors
A diagram that shows the transfer of food energy from one organism to the next organism is called Food chain
A web that is made of more than two food chain inter connect is Food web
A herbivore that feeds on plants are called Primary consumers
Are plants and algae they produce their own food thought process of photosynthesis are Autotrophs
A plant that uses photosynthesis to store energy is called Producers
The struggle between members of the same species or different species for limited reasources is called Competition
If the number of specfic organism in an area is known as Population density
A symbiotic relationship in which both organism benefit is called as Mutualism
A close long term of relationships between two organism of different species is called Symbiosis
A type of symbiotic relationship in which one organism benefits while the other is neither helped or harmed is called Commensalism
A role of an organism in an ecosystemis called a Niche

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Animal Classification Crossword

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gives live birth and has fur mammal
has damp skin amphibian
no backbone invertebrate
backbone vertabrate
uses gills to breathe fish
has wings and feathers birds
smallest classification group species
cold blooded and lives on land reptiles
jointed legs arthropods
flying to a warmer or cooler climate migration
resting in the winter hibernation
largest classification system kingdom

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