Class 8 Science Chapter 9 MCQ

Class 8 Science Chapter 9 MCQ (Multiple Choice Questions) of Reproduction in Animals updated for new academic session 2021-2022. In MCQ online test series, there are more than 75 questions with answers and explanation.

All the questions are taken from the NCERT textbook issued for CBSE session 2021-22. These MCQ quiz will help the student to know all the concepts related to the chapter 9 of class 8 science.

Class 8 Science Chapter 9 MCQ for 2021-2022

Class: 8Science
Chapter: 9Reproduction in Animals
Contents: MCQ Online Test with Explanation

MCQ Tests with Answers for Class 8 Science Chapter 9


Which of the following statement is or are correct?

[A]. The cloning in animals is done by the transfer of “nucleus” of cell.
[B]. Dolly was a clone of in Dorset sheep whose “cell nucleus” was used in developing it.
[C]. Cloning is the production of an exact copy of an animal by means of asexual reproduction.
[D]. All the above

In the list of animals given below, hen is the odd one out. Human being, cow, dog, hen. The reason for this is:

[A]. It undergoes internal fertilization.
[B]. It is oviparous.
[C]. It is viviparous.
[D]. It undergoes external fertilization.

One of the following occurs reproductive system of flowering plants well as that of humans. This is:

[A]. Sperm ducts
[B]. Anther
[C]. Ovary
[D]. Style

Read the following sentences carefully, and choose the incorrect one:

[A]. Budding is a sexual method of reproduction.
[B]. Binary fission is an asexual method of reproduction in organisms.
[C]. In binary fission, the parent organism splits or divides to form two new organisms.
[D]. The unicellular organisms called Amoeba reproduces by the method of binary fission.


After fertilization, the resulting cell which gives rise to a new individual is the:

[A]. Embryo
[B]. Ovum
[C]. Foetus
[D]. Zygote

Namita is completed her science chapter where she wrote some statements. She wants to know whether the statements are correct or not? Namita wants to take help from you:

[A]. The newly born (or newly hatched) animal is called young one.
[B]. The production of new organism from a single parent without the involvement of sex cells is called a sexual reproduction.
[C]. The production of new organisms from two parents by making use of their sex cells is called sexual reproduction.
[D]. None of the above.


In the last year board examination, Vipul were asked a question where he had to choose the statement which was/were correct? Will you be able to answer this question?

[A]. The fertilization which takes place outside the female body is called external fertilization.
[B]. In external fertilization the female animal eggs are fertilized by sperm outside her body.
[C]. External fertilization is very common in aquatic animals such as frog, fish and star-fish etc.
[D]. All the above

Which of the following statement is or are incorrect?

[A]. Larva is an immature form of an animal formed by the hatching of its eggs.
[B]. The change from tadpole to frog is an example of metamorphosis.
[C]. There is an exception of internal fertilization which takes place in hen.
[D]. None of the above.

Which of the following statements about the human female egg cell is incorrect?

[A]. It is produced when a female reaches puberty.
[B]. The two ovaries in a female alternately produce the egg cells.
[C]. One egg cell is usually produced by a female every 28 days.
[D]. An egg cell can live in the body of a female for about a month

Read the following sentences carefully, and choose the correct one:

[A]. An animal having male sex cells called “sperms” in its body is called male.
[B]. An animal having female sex cells called “eggs” in its body is called female.
[C]. The cells involved in sexual reproduction are called “gametes”.
[D]. All the above

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