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Animals Vocabulary Quiz

1. herbivore of, concerning, or occurring in the night:
2. habitat The act of a species disappearing completely.
3. conservation Animals that are eaten by other animals.
4. prey the state or condition of being unlike; dissimilarity.
5. diversity Animals that gain nourishment through plants.
6. nocturnal the act of preserving and protecting from loss, destruction, or waste.
7. carnivore A specific dwelling place where an animal lives.
8. predator Having a spinal column or backbone.
9. invertebrate a flesh-eating animal, esp. a meat-eating mammal. (Cf. herbivore.)
10. extinction an invertebrate animal.
11. diurnal Animals that live by preying on other animals.
12. vertebrate Animals that are active throughout the day. (Cf. nocturnal.)

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