Worksheet: Comparing Life Cycles of Plants and Animals

In this worksheet, we will practice comparing the diverse life cycles of plants and animals.

Q1:

Plants begin life as seeds and owls begin life as eggs. How does the life cycle of an insect begin?

  • AAs a seed
  • BAs a pupa
  • CAs an egg
  • DAs a larva

Q2:

Mosquito eggs grow into larvae. What do a plant seeds grow into?

  • AAn adult plant
  • BA flower
  • CA seedling
  • DA fruit

Q3:

Below are the life cycles of a mammal (dog) and an amphibian. Amphibians, insects, and birds lay eggs which hatch into young. What do mammals give birth to?