Organism Classification & Phylogenesis Basics Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following is NOT true for protists?

Question 2 2. Which of the following organisms carries out photosynthesis?

Question 3 3. How are the animal-like protists organized?

Question 4 4. Which of the following is NOT one of the Kingdoms of Life?

Question 5 5. Which of the following organisms is multicellular?

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Question 6 6. Fungi reproduce by ______.

Question 7 7. All members of the kingdom Fungi are ______.

Question 8 8. Fungi get nutrition from other organisms by ______.

Question 9 9. Fungi are made up of individual filaments known as ______.

Question 10 10. One critical role that fungi play in our world is that of ______.

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Question 11 11. Why are there six kingdoms of life now instead of the original two that scientists developed?

Question 12 12. Which level of organization in taxonomy is the most specific?

Question 13 13. Which domain contains both the plant and animal kingdoms?

Question 14 14. What was Linnaeus's classification system based on?

Question 15 15. Which of the following statements about taxonomic levels is correct?

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Question 16 16. What substances are involved in photosynthesis?

Question 17 17. What is the green pigment that helps plants in photosynthesis?

Question 18 18. Which group of plants makes up 80% of the green plants in the Kingdom Plantae?

Question 19 19. All of the following are characteristics of Kingdom Plantae, except:

Question 20 20. Which group of plants does not have stems, leaves or roots?

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Question 21 21. According to the cladogram shown, which organisms are most closely related?

Question 22 22. If a clade has a known common ancestor and displays all of its descendants, it is called:

Question 23 23. Which of the following terms best describes a graphic display of the evolutionary relationships for organisms with a shared common ancestor?

Question 24 24. Which term best describes a group of species without a known common ancestor?

Question 25 25. According to the phylogenetic tree, which organisms are the least related to each other evolutionarily?

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Question 26 26. All are kingdoms except:

Question 27 27. When an organism cannot make its own food it is called:

Question 28 28. All of the following are characteristics of the Animalia Kingdom, except:

Question 29 29. All of the following belong to the Animalia Kingdom, except:

Question 30 30. All of the following can be used to describe the cells in animals, except:

Organism Classification & Phylogenesis Basics Chapter Exam Instructions

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