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1

State the definition of biodiversity

Biodiversity is the variety of organisms such as ______, _________ and _________ that_______ with one another.

microorganisms ; animals ; plants ; interact

2

What is the field in biology that involves the classification, identification and naming of organisms?

Taxonomy

3

What is the taxonomic classification system?
State their definition.
(Hint : NIC)

1)Classification
Organisms are categorized base on physical appearance in taxonomy hierarchy system

2) Identification
Dichotomous key

3)Naming
Binomial nomenclature system

4

All organisms are classified under 6 kingdoms.
Name the 6 kingdoms.

- Plantae
- Animalia
- Fungi
- Eubacteria
- Archaebacteria
- Protista

5

Organisms are classifies based on _____________, __________ and ____________.

- number of cells
- type of cells
- types of nutrition

6

What is the difference between prokaryote and eukaryote?

Prokaryotes: DNA are not bound with nucleus membrane
:Has membrane that encloses organelles

Eukaryotes: DNA that is bound with nucleus membrane
: Has membrane that encloses organelles

7

State the differences between unicellular and multicellular organisms.

- Unicellular organisms are composed by one cell
- Multicellular organisms are composed by 2 or more cells

8

State the scientific word for
an organism that cannot synthesis their own food hence it rely on other organisms to obtain energy.

heterotrophs

9

What is the definition for autotrophs?

An organism that can synthesis their own food using light energy or chemical energy.

10

State the kingdoms that are prokaryotes

Eubacteria
archaebacteria

11

What kingdoms have autotrophs and heterotroph organisms?

archaebacteria
eubacteria
protista

12

Is plantae heterotrophs or autotrophs?

autotrophs

13

What kingdom is heterotroph?

animalia
fungi

14

Which kingdom consist of unicellular and multicellular organisms?

protista
fungi
animalia