27 terms

Investigating God's World Test 1 Chapter 1

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honeybee
yellow jacket
bumblebee
nectar
a sweet liquid that flowers make in order to attract insects
drones
male bees
queens
female bees that mate and lay eggs
hibernates
sleep through the winter
the bumble bee queen
finds a solitary hole in the ground and hibernates
mimicry
the close resemblance of one plant or animal to another for some purpose
viceroy butterflies and monarch butterflies
represent mimicry
two pairs of wings
Bee
one pair of wings
Fly
Migrate
means to move from one place to another with the changing seasons
American hover fly
looks very much like a yellow jacket and the drone fly
spider
eight legs and two body parts
insect
six legs and three body parts
piercing sucking mouthparts
true bugs cannot chew its food. It is designed with ______________
true bug
beetles (picture)
praying mantis
strange-looking insect that is long and narrow and can easily be mistaken for a twig
nymphs
The young mantises are called ___________ rather than larvae, since they look like the adults (baby bugs that look like adults)
beetles
1/4 or one quarter of all the animals in the world are________
grubs
beetle larvae are often called ____________.
oxeye daisies
Aster
black-eyed Susan
Maryland's state flower that looks like a daisy with yellow ray flowers and with disk flowers that form a brown cone in the center
ragweed
often confused with the plant goldenrod; causes some people to have hay fever

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