protist

A ________ is a one or many celled organism that lives in moist or wet surroundings.

eukaryotic

Protist cells are ________ because they have a nucleus.

prokaryotic

Bacteria cells are ________ because they do not have a nucleus.

producers

Protists that make their own food are called ________.

consumers

Protists that eat other organisms are called ________.

animal

A protist can be ________-like, plant-like, or fungus-like.

plant

A protist can be animal-like, ________-like, or fungus-like.

fungus

A protist can be animal-like, plant-like, or ________-like.

slime molds

Examples of fungus-like protists include ________ ________, water molds, and downy mildews.

water molds

Examples of fungus-like protists include slime molds, ________ ________, and downy mildews.

downy mildews

Examples of fungus-like protists include slime molds, water molds, and ________ ________.

saprophytes

Most fungus-like protists are ________ or parasites.

parasites

Most fungus-like protists are saprophytes or ________.

spores

Most fungus-like protists reproduce using ________.

cilia

Most animal-like protists move from place to place using ________, flagella, or pseudopods.

flagella

Most animal-like protists move from place to place using cilia, ________, or pseudopods.

pseudopods

Most animal-like protists move from place to place using cilia, flagella, or ________.

chlorophyll

Many plant-like protists are green and contain the green pigment called ________.

Fungus

________-like protists decompose organic matter.

flagella

The ________ is a whip-like structure used by some animal-like protists to move about through water.

cilia

Many protozoans move about using short-threadlike structures called ________.

pseudopods

A few protozoans move about using temporary extensions of their cytoplasm called ________.

protozoans

Animal-like protists are also called ________.

algae

Plant-like protists are also called ________.

one

Some species of algae are ________-celled and others are many-celled.

many

Some species of algae are one-celled and others are ________-celled.

microscope

Most protists can only be seen by using a ________.

red

Algae can be ________, brown, golden, or many shades of green.

brown

Algae can be red, ________, golden, or many shades of green.

golden

Algae can be red, brown, ________, or many shades of green.

green

Algae can be red, brown, golden, or many shades of ________.

chlorophyll

All algae can make their own food from sunlight by using a green pigment called ________.

malaria

One type of protists called a plasmodium can cause a serious disease called ________.

mosquitoes

The protist called plasmodium that causes malaria spends the first part of its life cycle in ________ and the second half of its life cycle inside of humans.

humans

The protist called plasmodium that causes malaria spends the first part of its life cycle in mosquitoes and the second half of its life cycle inside of ________.

liver

When plasmodium (the protist that causes malaria) enters into the bloodstream of humans it travels first to the ________ and then to red blood cells where it reproduces.

red

When plasmodium (the protist that causes malaria) enters into the bloodstream of humans it travels first to the liver and then to ________ blood cells where it reproduces.

algae

The plant-like protists known as ________ are important food sources for animals that live in lakes, rivers, oveans, and other bodies of water.

algae

Sometimes so much algae can grow in water the water becomes the color of the ________.

algal bloom

When algae grows so much that the water becomes the color of the algae it is called an ________ ________.

wastes

When an algal bloom occurs algal ________ are produced in such large amounts that the wastes kill fish and other water dwelling inhabitants.

Animal-like

In the Kingdom Protista chart what group of protists is letter "A" ?

Plant-like

In the Kingdom Protista chart what group of protists is letter "B" ?

Fungus-like

In the Kingdom Protista chart what group of protists is letter "C" ?

Downy mildew

What type of protist is in picture "A" ?

Water mold

What type of protist is in picture "B" ?

Slime mold

What type of protist is in picture "C" ?

Dinoflagellate

What type of protist is in picture "D" ?

Diatoms

What type of protist is in picture "E" ?

Euglenoid

What type of protist is in picture "F" ?

Green algae

What type of protist is in picture "G" ?

Red algae

What type of protist is in picture "H" ?

Brown algae

What type of protist is in picture "I" ?

Ciliate

What type of protist is in picture "J" ?

Flagellate

What type of protist is in picture "K" ?

Amoeba

What type of protist is in picture "L" ?

Sporozoan

What type of protist is in picture "M" ?

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