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1

What type of bacteria are circular shaped?

Cocci

2

What type of bacteria are pill shaped?

Bacilli

3

What type of bacteria are comma shaped?

Vibrio

4

What type of bacteria is helical shaped with external flagella?

Spirilla

5

What type of bacteria is helical shaped with internal flagella?

Spirochetes

6

What type of bacteria have non-distinct shapes?

Pleiomorphic

7

What is the name of multicellular organizations of branching filaments of cells?

Hyphae

8

What is the name of multicellular organizations of tufts of hyphae?

Mycelia

9

What is the name of multicellular organizations of smooth, unbranched chains of cells?

Trichomes

10

What is the typical size of bacteria?

0.5 - 5 um

11

What type of microscope is needed to see most viruses?

Electron microscope

12

What type of microscope is needed to see most bacteria?

Light microscope