Protists Study Guide

  1. What two characteristics do all protists share:




    A.

    they are eukaryotes and live in moist surroundings
  2. What is a eukaryote?




    C.
  3. Which of the following is NOT one of the three categories into which protists are divided?




    C.
  4. Animal like protists are called protozoans.



    A) True
  5. Animal like protists are not able to move from place to place on their own.



    B) False

    They are able to move on their own.
  6. Animal-like protists are...



    C.
  7. Protozoans are...



    A.
  8. Which of the following is NOT a type of protozoan?





    B.
  9. Pseudopod means...





    D.
  10. The type of motion that exists when the cell membrane bulges and cytoplams flows the bulge is motions using




    A.
  11. When a protozoan moves with a pseudopod it does so to...




    A.
  12. Protozoans with cilia are called...




    C.
  13. Cilia are hairlike strutctures used for motion.



    C) True
  14. Protozoans with cilia move in a _____________ pattern.




    A.
  15. A paramecium can only produce by conjugation.



    C) False

    Paramecium can reproduce asexually by vinary fission and sexually by conjugation.
  16. Paramecium are...



    B.
  17. Protozoa with flagella are...




    D.
  18. Protozoans that move using long whip like structures are called...



    A.
  19. Most ____________ live inside bodies of organisms.



    A.
  20. A relationship between two species in which at least one of the species benefits is called _____________?



    C.
  21. A relationshiop between two species in which both species benefits is called ______________?



    B.
  22. A heterotroph has a cell wall and uses spores to reproduce



    B) True
  23. A fungus like protist is a ___________________.




    A.
  24. Unlike fungus, a fungus like protist is NOT able to move at some point in their lives.



    A) False

    At some point a fugus like protist CAN move.
  25. Which of the following is NOT a fungus like protist:




    C.
  26. Plant like protists are_______________.




    C.
  27. Plantlike protists are commonly called ____________?




    C.
  28. Most of the oxygen in the atmosphere is produced by algae.



    A) True
  29. Which of the following is NOT one of more familiar forms of algae...




    B.
  30. A rapid growth of algae, called an algal bloom, is more commonly called a ____________ tide.





    A.
  31. Red tides produce a ________ that can kill sea life if it is eaten.




    B.
  32. ________________ is the process by which nutrients such as nitrogen and phosphorus build up in a lake or pond overtime causing and increase in algae growth.




    C.
  33. Nitrogen and phosphorus often make their way into water through chemical runoff after a rain.



    A) True
  34. Can the rapid growth of algae only occur in salt water?

    Yes
    No
    No

    Rapid growth of algae can also occur in fresh water.
  35. What happens when algae rapidly grows in fresh water?




    D.
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