Chapter 7: Bacteria: Glencoe Science: Life Science Question Preview (ID: 28614)

Chapter 7: Bacteria: Glencoe Science: Life Science.[print questions]

One of the important scientists who contributed to the discover of bacteria is ___.
a) Charles Darwin
b) Richard Leakey
c) Albert Einstein
d) Antonie van Leeuwenhoek

Which one is true?
a) Bacteria are eukaryotic.
b) Bacteria are one-celled organisms.
c) Bacteria are multi-celled organisms.
d) Bacteria are vertebrates.

Rod-shaped bacteria are called ___.
a) spirilla
b) cocci
c) bacilli
d) colonies

Which is true of bacteria?
a) Most bacteria are consumers.
b) All bacteria are producers.
c) Bacteria are not parasites.
d) A few types of bacteria are filter feeders.

Some bacteria can live without oxygen. They are called ___.
a) omnivores
b) hermaphrodites
c) homonids
d) anaerobes

Which of these kingdoms are bacteria found in?
a) arcaebacteria and eubacteria
b) plants
c) animals
d) protists

Which of these is a group of producer eubacteria?
a) cyanobacteria
b) saphrophytes
c) archaebacteria
d) endospores

Some archaebacteria thrive in ___ environments.
a) dry
b) salty
c) sandy
d) basic

What do bacterial cells contain?
a) a nucleus
b) mitochondria
c) four chromosomes
d) DNA

What pigment do cyanobacteria need to make food?
a) chlorophyll
b) aerobes
c) ribosomes
d) lysosomes

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