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Protist Cells

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Protist Cells
Protist Life Cycles
Protist Lineages
Additional Problems
Protists are classified in the domain _____.a. Bacteriab. Archaeac. Eukarya
Which of the following is a disease caused by a protist?a. AIDSb. Mad cow diseasec. Malariad. Tuberculosis
Protists are _____.a. unicellularb. multicellularc. of two types; some are unicellular, others are multicellular
Protists which combine autotrophic and heterotrophic nutritional modes are termed _______.a. endosymbioticb. charophytesc. mixotrophicd. laminaria
Protist contributions to the functioning of the biosphere include _____.a. performing photosynthesisb. decomposing dead organic materialc. forming symbiotic relationships with other living thingsd. All of the above 
Protozoan single-celled, flagellated excavates are able to survive in environments with very low oxygen levels because they _______.a. have mitochondria and don’t use fermentation for ATP productionb. lack chloroplasts and use fermentation for ATP productionc. have chloroplasts and don’t use fermentation for ATP productiond. lack mitochondria and use fermentation for ATP production
The four kingdoms included in the domain Eukarya are: a.  Bacteria, fungi, plantae, and animaliab.  Bacteria, protista, plantae, and animaliac.  Protista, fungi, plantae, and animaliad.  Archaea, bacteria, plantae, and animaliae.  Archaea, fungi, plantae, and animalia
State the main criteria used in identifying molds. 
How do protists get food?How can protists be grouped in terms of their ecology. Give 3 examples of important protists.