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Bacterial Biology Overview: Tutoring Solution Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following only occurs during specialized transduction and not during generalized transduction?

Question 2 2. What would happen to a bacteria with no plasmids that was put into a low-stress environment, and why?

Question 3 3. Which two natural processes do scientists exploit to genetically manipulate E. coli?

Question 4 4. Which of the following statements about anaerobic respiration is TRUE?

Question 5 5. The correct order of metabolic processes during aerobic respiration using glucose as an energy source is:

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Question 6 6. In oxidative phosphorylation:

Question 7 7. What is one of the chief functions of membrane-bound proteins?

Question 8 8. Which of the following would you NOT expect to see on a plasmid?

Question 9 9. Which of the following is NOT found in the cytoplasm of a bacterium?

Question 10 10. Bacteria can fit its DNA into its cell by:

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Question 11 11. Which statement most accurately describes the differences between respiration and fermentation?

Question 12 12. What is the relationship between osmosis and the bacterial cell wall?

Question 13 13. What is meant by prokaryotic?

Question 14 14. Which is a major difference between pili and fimbriae?

Question 15 15. Which statement BEST describes the bacterial cell membrane?

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Question 16 16. What would happen to a bacteria if its plasmid was removed?

Question 17 17. Obligate symbiotic bacteria generally have genomes that are _____.

Question 18 18. Why is using bacteria (and the process of transformation) to make human proteins an advantage?

Question 19 19. Describing fermentation as an anaerobic process means that _____

Question 20 20. Conjugation has been linked to:

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Question 21 21. Bacillus is a genus of bacteria that also refers to what cell shape?

Question 22 22. What are the two major functions of the peptidoglycan structural layer?

Question 23 23. Under a microscope, which organism would appear as a chain of rod-shaped cells?

Question 24 24. Which of the following best describes vertical gene transfer?

Question 25 25. A proton motive force is

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Question 26 26. All of the following statements are true regarding lambda phage, EXCEPT:

Question 27 27. Why is Clostridium difficile infection so dangerous?

Question 28 28. What is the end goal of both aerobic and anaerobic respiration?

Question 29 29. Which of the following is true regarding aerobic respiration?

Question 30 30. Bacteria like E.coli that can survive with or without oxygen are called:

Bacterial Biology Overview: Tutoring Solution Chapter Exam Instructions

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