Science Chapter 2 Lesson 1 - Study Guide

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Name the 6 kingdoms

Animals, Plants, Fungi, Protists, Archaebacteria, Eubacteria

Who has the largest number of animal species, vertebrates or invertebrates?

Invertebrates

What is the major difference between the animal kingdom and the plant kingdom?

Plants make their own food, while animals eat other living things.

Name the 8 stages of the classification system

Domain, Kingdom, Phylum, Class, Order, Family, Genus and Species

What is the abbreviation for the levels of classification?

D K P C O F G S
Did King Phillip Come Over For Great Spaghetti?

What is the most general (top) level of the naming system?

Domain

Name the 3 domains?

Archaea, Bacteria, and Eukarya

What does the domain Archaea consist of?

Archaeabacteria

What does the domain Bacteria consist of?

Eubacteria

What does the domain Eukarya consist of?

Protists, fungi, plants, and animals. All of these organisms have cells with distinct nucleus with genetic material.

Are Animals, Plants and fungi are multicellular or single cellular?

Multicellular

Who is made up of many cells and feeds on living or once living things?

Animals

Who has many cells, but make their own food?

Plants

Who is multi-cellular, they don't eat or make food, they absorb it?

Fungi

Who are mostly one celled organisms, some make food like plants, while others take in food like fungi and animals do?

Protists

Who are all one celled with no nucleus or membrane-bound organelles, some make their own food, while others feed the way fungi do?

Bacteria

How many different kinds of living things are on Earth?

Over 10 million

What are classified into smaller and smaller groups from kingdom to species?

Organisms

What classification group contains only one kind of organism?

Species

Plants are divided into two groups - name them.

with Vascular tubes and those without

Name some examples of vascular plants

ferns, trees, and flower and cone bearing plants

Trees reproduce by making what?

Seeds

Ferns reproduce by making what?

Spores

The classification system is known as ___________?

Binomial nomenclature

The classification system was popularized by a Swedish Naturalist know as __________________?

Carolus Linnaeus

What is the two word name that is always written in italics called?

binomial name

In the binomial name, the first word is the ___________?

Genus of the animal

In the binomial name, the second word is the _____________?

Identifies the species

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