What Are Some Basic Study Questions and Answers for Biology?

Some basic biology study questions are "In which phase of mitosis do the chromosomes line up?" "What is the study of the classification of living organisms called?" and "What is photosynthesis?" Their answers are "metaphase," "taxonomy" and "the way plants use sunlight to synthesize food from carbon dioxide and water," respectively.

Websites with varieties of basic biology study questions and answers are ScienceGeek.net and ProProfs.com.

ScienceGeek.net offers review questions about areas of biology such as cell biology, heredity, evolution and human physiology. Some of the questions are multiple choice, while others involve labeling a diagram or writing a short paragraph. After entering each answer, the student receives immediate feedback about whether it is correct or not. The website also has 90 questions from the California Content Standards Review and a biology version of the game "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire" with progressively harder questions.

ProProfs.com has basic biology quizzes and questions and answers about specialized and advanced topics in biology, such as botany, zoology and physiology. Actual questions from the Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System are available along with the answers. The site also has a biology final exam practice test and a college-level exam on biology transcription and translation.