Microbiology & Types of Microbes: Homework Help Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following historical events occurred before the others?

Question 2 2. All of the following statements are true about Archaea EXCEPT _____.

Question 3 3. The protozoa can have very diverse lifecycles with multiple morphological stages, depending on species. What stage of the life cycle is the active, reproductive, and feeding stage?

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

Question 5 5. Why is the cell wall of a fungus noteworthy?

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Question 6 6. When evaluating both algae and plants, which characteristics are distinguishable between the two?

Question 7 7. Which of the following describes prokaryotic DNA?

Question 8 8. All of the following are attributes of protozoa EXCEPT:

Question 9 9. Most algae is best described as:

Question 10 10. What was the significance of Pasteur's study of sour wine to the eventual disproof of spontaneous generation?

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Question 11 11. Which of the following is NOT a reason why booster shots are given?

Question 12 12. Which of the following statements about the tree of life and the domain Bacteria is TRUE?

Question 13 13. Why was the disproof of spontaneous generation and the development of germ theory of disease so important?

Question 14 14. Which of the following is NOT a main group of protozoa?

Question 15 15. Which of the following describes fungi?

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Question 16 16. Which of the following statements about bacterial growth is FALSE?

Question 17 17. How do the metabolic abilities of microbes promote its growth?

Question 18 18. Cyanobacteria are responsible for

Question 19 19. Why are antifungal drugs more likely to cause side effects in humans?

Question 20 20. Why did Pasteur use a swan-necked flask when he was trying to disprove spontaneous generation?

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Question 21 21. Which of the following is true about Phycocyanin?

Question 22 22. How was the theory of spontaneous generation used to explain why food that was left out would eventually be covered in microbes, maggots, flies, and rodents?

Question 23 23. Yeasts are which of the following?

Question 24 24. The purpose of _____ is to provide separation and compartmentalization of processes in eukaryotes.

Question 25 25.

X is a common genera of cyanobacteria. X is filamentous and it contains heterocysts.

Some species of X produce very potent neurotoxins.

Identify X.

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Question 26 26. How do many Archaea obtain carbon?

Question 27 27. Why are there so many different kinds of antibiotics?

Question 28 28. Why would being infected with a flagellate such as Trypanosoma brucei be problematic for a human being?

Question 29 29. Identify the statement that describes hyperthermophile.

Question 30 30. Which is a membrane-bound organelle?

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