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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.
B. classifying 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.
B. Acetabularia crenulata..
Which category contains the greatest number of different types of organisms? A. genus B. family C. phylum D. Class E.Kingdom
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.
B.Latin is universally understood.
Considering organisms from the species level to the phylum level there is an increase in A. unity. B. diversity C. structural similarity. D. color similarity.
Which of these categories of classification contains organisms that are most closely related? A. family B. class C. order D. genus
The system of binomial nomenclature was devised by A. Charles Darwin. B. Charles Lyell. C. Aristotle. D. Carolus Linnaeus.
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.
D. kingdoms, phyla, and classes.
An organism that lacks a nucleus is called a(n): AProkaryote BEukaryote
An organism that produces its own food by the process of photosynthesis is called: AHeterotroph BAutotroph CHerbivore DConsumer
A virus is made up all of the following except: ANucleic Acid BProtein CCapsids DRibosomes
A retrovirus is a virus that has _______________ as its genetic material. ADNA BRNA
Viruses CAN: ALive independently BGrow CEat DDirect their host to replicate their genetic material
DDirect their host to replicate their genetic material
The _______ Cycle for a virus will display immediate symptoms of an infection. ALytic BLysogenic
.______The HIV virus undergoes the ___________ cycle. The virus directs the host to replicate its virus. However no symptoms of the infection are apparent until years later. ALytic BLysogenic
A ________________ is a protective protein coat that surrounds the nucleic acid of the virus. ACapsid BDNA CPathogen DEpidemic
All Monerans AHave chlorophyll BLack a nucleus CCause disease DAre producers
BLack a nucleus
When growing conditions are not right, many bacteria form AAntibodies BAcid CBuds DEndospores
All of the following are shapes of bacteria EXCEP AStaphylo BCoccus CBacilli DSpirillum
A large group (cluster) of similar bacteria: A.Capsule BStrep CDiplo D.Staph
The reproductive part of the mushroom is the ______________. AStalk BCap CHyphae DAll of the above
According to the five kingdom classification system, Kingdom Fungi are one of the ____________________. AProkaryotes BEukaryotes
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