Eukarya: Definition, Characteristics & Examples


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Eukaryotes are _____ than prokaryotes.

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1. Our own eukaryotic cells arose when prokaryotic cells began a process called _____.

2. The kingdoms most associated with the domain Eukarya are Animalia, Plantae, Protista and _____.

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Use this quiz/worksheet combination to test your knowledge of the characteristics of eukarya. The quiz will test you on the origin of eukarya, eukaryotic cells, and other facts discussed in the lesson.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

These assessments will test you on the following:

  • Organism classification
  • Domain number
  • Organisms in the different domains
  • Features of eukaryotic cells

Skills Practiced

The following skills will be practiced:

  • Information Recall- access the knowledge you've gained regarding organism classification and domain number
  • Interpreting Information- verify that you can read information regarding eukarya and interpret it accurately
  • Reading Comprehension- ensure that you draw the most important information from the characteristics of eukarya.

Additional Learning

To learn more about eukarya, review the accompanying lesson Eukarya: Definition, Characteristics & Examples. The following objectives will be covered:

  • Understand eukarya
  • Review biological taxonomy
  • Review the history of eukarya
  • Know the three domains
  • Know how prokaryote membranes formed