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Which of the following is a shared characteristic of ALL protists?
a) Live in dry environments
b) Heterotrophic
c) Eukaryotic
d) Multicellular

Red tides are most dangerous because
a) Algae use up oxygen causing fish and other organisms to suffocate
b) Algal toxins concentrate in the bodies of animals that eat them
c) some algae feed on the tissues of fish and shellfish
d) Algae prevent sunlight from reaching the plants beneath the surface

Which group of animal like protist captures its food using pseudopods?
a) Sacrodines
b) Zooflagellates
c) Ciliates
d) Sporozoans

Unlike Algae, Euglena
a) can make their own food
b) can move from place to place
c) do not have pigments
d) can be heterotrophic under certain conditions

A type of unicellular plant-like protist with beautiful glass like cell walls is a
a) Water mold
b) Diatom
c) Ciliate
d) green algae

An example of a fungus-like protist is
a) Paramecium
b) Amoeba
c) Slime mold
d) Euglena

The contractile vacuole is used to
a) Maintain water balance
b) contract into a ball shape
c) form a cyst under unfavorable conditions
d) control reproduction

Which of the following pair are animal-like protist?
a) slime mold and euglena
b) algae and diatoms
c) mushroom and downy mildew
d) Amoeba and paramecium

What characteristic do all plant-like protists share?
a) Parasitic
b) Autotrophic
c) Prokaryotic
d) Eyespots

Which protozoan is responsible for causing malaria?
a) Paramecium
b) Euglena
c) Plasmodium
d) Amoeba

Paramecium are
a) sacrodina
b) Ciliophora
c) zooflagellates
d) Sporozoans

Euglena are
a) Fungus like protists
b) Ciliophora and plantlike
c) sacrodina and plantlike
d) Zooflagellates and plantlike

Algae are
a) Animallike protist
b) Plantlike protist
c) Funguslike protist
d) Bacteria like protist

Amoeba are
a) Sarcodina
b) Ciliophora
c) Zooflagellates
d) Sporozoan

Diatoms are
a) Sarcodina
b) Cilliophora
c) Plantlike protist
d) Funguslike proist

Slime Molds are
a) Sarcodina
b) Zooflagellates
c) sporozoan
d) Funguslike protist

Plasmodium are
a) Sarcodina
b) Ciliophora
c) Zooflagellates
d) Sporozoan

Downy Mildew is
a) an animallike protist
b) a plantlike protist
c) a funguslike protist
d) a bacterialike protist

In the process of ____________, nutrients build up in ponds and lakes causing an increase in growth of algae.
a) Nutrificiation
b) Rainification
c) Eutrophication
d) Algaficiation

__________ are hairlike structures that move in a wavelike pattern to aid in motion.
a) Cilia
b) Flagella
c) Trychocysts
d) Spores

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