Flashcards in Chapter 1: Impacts of Microbes Deck (14):
Where do heterotrophs get energy from?
Where do autotrophs get energy from?
Which process requires no oxygen?
Which process requires oxygen?
Which process does not produce much ATP?
Which process yields up to 36 ATP per glucose?
Which process yields high amounts of ATP without oxygen?
What is the process called that cycles nutrients from organic to inorganic states?
What is the theory that says microbes could spontaneously form as life from nonliving matter?
spontaneous generation theory
Which two scientists proved the spontaneous generation theory wrong?
Which scientist showed that heat could sterilize?
Which scientist showed the relationship between bacteria and disease?
Which scientist conducted the famous swan-necked flask experiment?