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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