ILTS Biology: Protists, Fungi & Viruses Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. By analyzing DNA, scientists have hypothesized that _____ are evolutionary ancestors of plant-like protists such as red and green algae.

Question 2 2. Which of the following correctly pairs the group of archaebacteria with the environment in which the group lives?

Question 3 3. Which of the following is not a characteristic of all three types of protists?

Question 4 4. Looking through a microscope at a drop of pond water, you see a unicellular organism with a nucleus and chloroplasts. It is most likely a(n):

Question 5 5. Which of the following is not a characteristic of all prokaryotes?

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Question 6 6. Which kingdom contains the oldest known organism found on earth?

Question 7 7. Which of the following correctly pairs the type of protist with the primary source of nutrition?

Question 8 8. Scientists hypothesize that the evolutionary ancestor of both plants and fungi were:

Question 9 9. Of the following, which group(s) of protists is(are) heterotrophs?

Question 10 10. What characteristic does not describe both plants and fungi?

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Question 11 11. Which of the following correctly pairs the name with the shape?

Question 12 12. Which of the following does not describe plants?

Question 13 13. When antibiotics no longer effectively treat a bacterial infection, it is known as:

Question 14 14. What evolutionary development in plants allowed for an increase in the size of the organisms and removed the need for plants to only live in moist environments?

Question 15 15. Which of the following is a characteristic of fungi?

ILTS Biology: Protists, Fungi & Viruses Chapter Exam Instructions

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