← Protists and Fungi Test
5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- slime mold
- algal bloom
- fruiting body
- a reproduction of some unicellular organisms (such as yeasts) by growth and specialization followed by the separation by constriction of a part of the parent
- b an animal-like protist
- c the reproductive structure of a fungus that contains many hyphae and produces spores
- d The rapid growth of a population of algae. Two human events that cause this are adding fertilizer to lawns and fields, and when wastewater leaks from sewage plants.
- e fungus like protist
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- The combination of a fungus and either an alga or an autotrophic bacterium that live together in a mutualistic relationship
- 1. decomosers
2. food (mushrooms)
3. fight disease
4. cause disease
5. strengthen plant roots
- They are heterotrophs and most are able to move from place to place to find food. They are unicellular.
- makes its own food
- Thin hair-like projection from the cell
(helps it move)
5 True/False Questions
symbiosis → two dissimilar organisms living together in which at least one organism benefits
heterotroph → makes its own food
red tide → an algal bloom that occurs in salt water; caused by increase in nutrients in the water. Affects shellfish and people who eat the shellfish.
What are the characteristics of funguslike protists? → They are heterotrophs, have cell walls, and use spores to reproduce.
club fungus → produces spores in structures that look like long sacs; includes truffles and yeast