Which microbes have a true nucleus?
Yeast and Protists
All prokaryotes have what?
lack a nucleus
What is meant by microorganisms are described as ubiquitous?
They are everywhere
Which is true regarding evolutionary theory?
those traits that favor survival are passed on
Which process uses the suns energy to produce organic compounds and ATP from carbon dioxide and water?
Which microbes do not have a true nucleus?
Bacteria and virus
The evolution of _______ photosynthesis in microorganisms generated an oxygenated atmosphere over time?
Which two groups of organisms play the greatest role in biological decompostion?
Bacteria and Fungi
True or False According to evolutionary theory the environment changes the genes of an individual organism to help it adapt?
What is the light - fueled conversion of carbon dioxide to organic material called?
Earths temperature is regulated by atmospheric gases produced by microbes namely?
Carbon dioxide and methane
True or False---About photosynthesis, oxygenic photosynthesis is more effective than anoxygenic photosynthesis?
Microbes that exist within and beneath the earths crust have a significant influence on _____________, ______________, _______________
___________ is the breakdown of dead matter ad wastes into simple compounds that can be directed back into the natural cycle of living things
Gases produced by microbes, for example carbon dioxide and methane, help to regulate the ______ of planet earth.
Genetic _______, or recombinant DNA technology, is a method of deliberately modifying the genetic structure of an organism to create novel products.
The deliberate manipulation of organisms by transferring genetic material from one organism to another, a type of genetic engineering, is known as?
Recombinant DNA technology
It is estimated that up to half of all organisms exist in the _______
Which of the following processes is the decomposition of harmful chemicals by microbes?
What is an example of bioremediation?
utilizing microbes to digest oil after a spill in the ocean
What is biotechnology?
The use of microbes or their products for commercial or industrial purposes
The concept of living things arising from vital forces in non-living or decomposing material was know as?
John needham, Louis Pasteur and other scientists all performed experiments to disprove _______ _______
Recombinant DNA technology involves the transfer of ______ ______ from one organism to another.
__________ is the specific process by which microbes carry out the decomposition of harmful chemicals.
Which event helped the science of microbiology?
The development of the microscope