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Taxonomy is the branch of biology that deals with A. naming organisms. B. classifying organisms. C. the anatomy of organisms. D. the biochemistry of organisms.
According to the Linnaean system of classification, the organism Acetabularia mediterranea is most closely related to AMediterranea crassa. B. Acetabularia crenulata. C. Mediterranea crenulata. D. Crenulata acetabularia.
Which is the proper sequence of classification categories, moving from the largest to the smallest group of organisms? A. kingdom, phylum, class, order, family, species, genus B. kingdom, phylum, family, class, order, genus C. kingdom, phylum, class, order, family, genus species D. kingdom, phylum, division, class, order, family, genus
C. kingdom, phylum, class, order, family, genus species
The scientific names of organisms continue to be written in Latin because A. Latin invented the system. B.Latin is universally understood. C.Latin doesn't change as other languages change. D.it is easier to learn Latin than most other languages.
A biology class was investigating the properties of active and inactive organisms. Students used sprouted and dry seeds, fresh and boiled yeast, and awake and etherized crickets. These organisms were chosen because they were from three different A. kingdoms. B. phyla. C. classes. D. kingdoms, phyla, and classes.
All of the following are true for Fungus EXCEPT: AFungus helps decompose things BFungus can be irritating to humans by causing athletes foot. CFungus can also be a source of food DFungus can cause the Tobacco Mosaic Disease