Abeka Biology 10--Quiz 7

Largest group of algae

green algae

includes diatoms

yellow algae

includes algae that are the sources of carrageenan and agar

red algae

includes kelps, rockwoods, and gulfweeds

brown algae

What term refers to tiny hairlike threads on a moss that grow into the soil to absorb water and minerals?


What term refers to an organism that obtains its nutrition from dead organisms?


What type of organism consists of a fungus and an alga in a symbiotic relationship?


What term refers to an organism that lives on or in another living organism and derives its nutrition from that organism?


To what group of fungi do yeast belong?

sac fungi

What term, which literally means "mosslike plants," do scientists use to refer to mosses and liverworts?