Flashcards in chapter 10 Deck (12):
an organism that consists of a single cell that does not have a nucleus.
a bacteria that is shaped like a rod.
a bacteria that is spherical in shape
a bacteria that is shaped like a spiral
a form of asexual reproduction in single-celled organisms by which one cell divides into tow cells of the same size.
a thick-walled protective spore that forms inside a bacterial cell and resists harsh conditions.
take in nitrogen from the air and change it to a form that plants can use.
the biological treatment of hazardous waste by living organisms.
medicine used to kill bacteria and other microoganisms
bacteria that cause disease.
a microscopic particle that gets inside a cell and often destroys the cell