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1

How is dimorphism in fungi defined?
1-A process of both meiosis and mitosis
2-Male and female hyphae together
3-Production of two types of spores
4-Growing in two distinct morphological form

4-Growing in two distinct morphological form

2

What is the major constituent of fungal cell wall?
-Mannoprotein
-Mycoic acid
-Glucan
-Teichoic acid

Glucan

3

A Non-syptate Hyphae fungi?
('12 final)

Rhizopus

4

What is a mass of hyphaie called?

Mycelium

5

Which is a characteristic of the cell wall of fungi?

Glucan

6

Fungi that grow on dead and decaying vegetable matter are known as:

saprotrophs

7

What is the vegetative body of a fungus?

Thallus

8

what is a sexual spore of fungi?

Basidiospores

9

What is a unique component of fungal cell walls? (11' final)

Chitin

10

What is the vegetative body of a fungus?

Thallus

11

Which of the following is a component of the fungal cell wall? (FB2 2013)
A. Peptidoglycan
B.Glucan and chithin
C. Cholesterol and ergosterol

Glucan and chithin

12

Which of these genera represent mucolaris?( FB2 2014 )
A) penicilium
B) Candida
C) Cryptococcus
D) Rhizopus

Rhizopus

13

Which is a characteristic of the cell wall of fungi?( FB2 2014 )

Glucan