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1

What are 3 common characteristics of Protists?

-unicellular
-eukaryotic
-heterotrophic and autotrophic

2

What is an example of a Phylum Sarcodina?

amoeba

3

Name of the legs on a phylum sarcodina/amoeba

pseudopods

4

What is an example of a Phylum Ciliophora?

paramecium

5

Name of the Phylum Ciliophora/paremecium's tiny hair used for motion.

cilia

6

What is an example of a Phylum Zooflagellates?

euglena

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What is a phylum zooflagellates/euglena's tail for motion called?

flagella

8

What is an example of a Phylum Sporozoa?

plasmodium

9

What causes Malaria?

plasmodium

10

How does a phylum sporozoa/plasmodium reproduce?

by spores

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What are pseudopods?

legs on phylum sarcodina/amoeba that are extensions of cytoplasm.