Biology: Fungi Trivia Quiz

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Biology: Fungi Trivia Quiz

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  • 1. 
    Fungi Domain 
    • A. 

      Eukaryota

    • B. 

      Archaea

    • C. 

      Bacteria

    • D. 

      Fungia

  • 2. 
    Fungi Kingdom 
    • A. 

      Eubacteria

    • B. 

      Protista

    • C. 

      Fungi

    • D. 

      Archaebacteria

  • 3. 
    Which of the following is NOT apart of the fungi phylum 
    • A. 

      Ascomyceta

    • B. 

      Basidiomycota

    • C. 

      Chytridiomycota

    • D. 

      Deuteromycet

    • E. 

      Zygomycota

    • F. 

      They are all apart of the fungi phylum

  • 4. 
    Fungi includes 
    • A. 

      Yeast

    • B. 

      Molds

    • C. 

      Mushrooms

    • D. 

      B and C only

    • E. 

      A, B, & C are all correct

  • 5. 
    Fungi are 
    • A. 

      Heterotrophs

    • B. 

      Autotrophs

    • C. 

      Phototrophs

    • D. 

      Chemotrophs

  • 6. 
    Fungi phylum is based on 
    • A. 

      Size

    • B. 

      Toxicity

    • C. 

      Sexual structure

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 7. 
    Fungus absorb nutrients from 
    • A. 

      Host

    • B. 

      Environment

    • C. 

      Rain fall

    • D. 

      Sun exposure

  • 8. 
    Digestion occurs outside a fungus's body through the use of 
    • A. 

      Mycelia

    • B. 

      Chitin

    • C. 

      Enzymes

    • D. 

      Energy

  • 9. 
    Some fungus are 
    • A. 

      Decomposers that break down & absorb nutrients

    • B. 

      Parasites that absorb nutrients from host

    • C. 

      Mutualists and experience a relationship that benefits both fungi and host

    • D. 

      All of the above are true

  • 10. 
    Fungus body structure 
    • A. 

      Unicellular filaments

    • B. 

      Multicellular filaments

    • C. 

      Single yeast cells

    • D. 

      A & C are correct

    • E. 

      B & C are correct

  • 11. 
    _______ is a network of branched hyphae adapted for absorption 
    • A. 

      Mycelia

    • B. 

      Mycorrhizae

    • C. 

      Coenocytic

    • D. 

      Haustoria

  • 12. 
    Fungus cell wall is made up of 
    • A. 

      Mycelia

    • B. 

      Setae

    • C. 

      Chitin

    • D. 

      Mycorrhizae

  • 13. 
    A hyphae, which is a long, branching filamentous structure of a fungus consist of 
    • A. 

      Septa

    • B. 

      Coenocytic

    • C. 

      Haustoria

    • D. 

      Mycorrhizae

    • E. 

      All of the above

    • F. 

      A & B only

  • 14. 
    ____ divides hyphae into cells 
    • A. 

      Septa

    • B. 

      Chitin

    • C. 

      Coenocytic

    • D. 

      Haustoria

  • 15. 
    _____ fungi that lacks septa ( cross-walls)
    • A. 

      Mycorrhizae

    • B. 

      Coenicytic

    • C. 

      Haustoria

    • D. 

      Mycelia

  • 16. 
    ______ specialized hyphae that allow fungi to penetrate the tissue of their host 
    • A. 

      Septa

    • B. 

      Coenicytic

    • C. 

      Mycorrhizae

    • D. 

      Haustoria

  • 17. 
    ______mutually beneficial relationships between fungi and plant roots 
    • A. 

      Mycorrhizae

    • B. 

      Haustroia

    • C. 

      Coenocytic

    • D. 

      Hyphae

  • 18. 
    Fungi reproduce spores through______ life cycles
    • A. 

      Sexual

    • B. 

      Asexual

    • C. 

      A & B

    • D. 

      They have a life cycle that is unique to them called Fungisexual

  • 19. 
    Fungi nucleus is normally diploid 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    When fungi sexual reproduce they require a fusion of hyphae from different mating types. To do this they use sexual signaling molecules called ______ to communicate mating types. 
    • A. 

      Endocrine

    • B. 

      Paracrine

    • C. 

      Pheromone

    • D. 

      Steroid

  • 21. 
    ________ fusion of the cytoplasm which leads to a union of 2 parent mycelia 
    • A. 

      Mycorrhizae

    • B. 

      Plasmogamy

    • C. 

      Heterokaryon

    • D. 

      Coenocytic

  • 22. 
    This stage unfuses nuclei from different parents that coexist in the same mycelium. This stage can be for hours, days, or years!!
    • A. 

      Heterokaryon

    • B. 

      Plasomogamy

    • C. 

      Mycorrhizae

    • D. 

      Karyogamy

  • 23. 
    _______ fusion of hapoid nucleaus---> dipolid cells.  The diploid stage is short lived. 
    • A. 

      Plasmogamy

    • B. 

      Heterokaryon

    • C. 

      Karyogamy

    • D. 

      Coenocytic

  • 24. 
    Fungus undergo _______
    • A. 

      Mitosis

    • B. 

      Binary fission

    • C. 

      Meiosis

    • D. 

      Lytic cycle

  • 25. 
    During Asexual reproduction, ______ produce haploid spores by mitosis and from visible mycellium
    • A. 

      Deuteromycetes

    • B. 

      Mycelia

    • C. 

      Karyogamy

    • D. 

      Meiosis