Chapters 27 & 28 Review
These questions MAY BE similar to those found on your Diversity Quiz. THERE MAY BE MORE THAN ONE CORRECT ANSWER FOR ANY OF THE QUESTIONS BELOW.
Prokaryotes were discussed as having unique characteristics for which of the following *
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A biogeochemical cycle describes nutrient cycling between two forms. The bio- portion refers to the _____ form and the -geo- portion refers to the _____ form. *
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A process that creates CO2 (carbon dioxide) is referred to as a carbon _____. *
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A process that uses CO2 is referred to as a carbon _____. *
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Respiration is a way to _____ carbon. *
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Autotrophy is a way to _____ carbon. *
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Photosynthesis and chemosynthesis is done during *
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More carbon sinking is done by terrestrial organisms than aquatic organisms. *
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The process whereby N2 (nitrogen gas) is converted to ammonia/ammonium (NH3/NH4) is called *
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This conversion is done by *
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This process is done by which of the following kinds of organisms? *
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What kind of sulfur cycling forms the basis for deep sea hydrothermal vent communities? *
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Soil and water decontamination is *
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Using microorganisms to detoxify is *
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Using microorganisms to make alternative fuels is *
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Which of the following is used to make biodiesel? *
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Which of the following is used to make methane? *
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Which of the following is used to make bioethanol? *
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Indicator organisms are used to indicate _____ contamination. *
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Historic methods of preserving food include *
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Microorganisms are used to produce which of the following? *
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Bioreacters control which of the following aspects of the environment? *
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The graph below shows the production of ethanol in a bioreactor. Ethanol is a _____. *
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The graph below shows the production of penicillin in a bioreactor. Penicillin is a _____. *
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Primary metabolites are produced during _____. *
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Secondary metabolites are produced during _____. *
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