The Three-domain System

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  • 1. 
    Who developed the three-domain system?
  • 2. 
    In what year was the three-domain system developed?
  • 3. 
    How many kingdoms does the three-domain system have?
  • 4. 
    What are the three domains in the three-domain system?
    • A. 

      Archaebacteria

    • B. 

      Archae

    • C. 

      Bacteria

    • D. 

      Eukaryote

    • E. 

      Prokaryote

    • F. 

      Eukarya

  • 5. 
    Which domains are prokaryotic?
  • 6. 
    Which domains are eukaryotic?
  • 7. 
    Which kingdom(s) does the Archaea domain consist of?
  • 8. 
    Which kingdom(s) does the Bacteria domain consist of?
  • 9. 
    Which kingdom(s) does the Eukarya domain consist of?
    • A. 

      Eubacteria

    • B. 

      Animalia

    • C. 

      Protista

    • D. 

      Archaebacteria

    • E. 

      Fungi

    • F. 

      Plantae

  • 10. 
    Which domain is characterized by organisms that live in extreme environments?
  • 11. 
    Which domain is characterised by multi-cellular organisms?
  • 12. 
    Which domain is characterised by the most prolific reproducers?
  • 13. 
    Humans belong to which domain?
    • A. 

      Bacteria

    • B. 

      Eubacteria

    • C. 

      Archaea

    • D. 

      Eukarya

  • 14. 
    Humans belong to which kingdom?
    • A. 

      Eukarya

    • B. 

      Animalia

    • C. 

      Protista

    • D. 

      Archaebacteria

  • 15. 
    Halophiles, organisms that thrive in salt, belong to the Bacteria domain.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    Thermoacidophiles, organisms that thrive in acid and high temperatures, belong to the Archaea domain.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    Anthropoda, invertebrate organisms such as insects and arachnids, belong to the Eukarya domain.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    Syphilis and Lyme disease both belong to the Protista kingdom.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 19. 
    The difference between prokarytic organisms and eukaryotic organisms is the absense of a nuclear membrane and membrane-bound organelles in the former.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    Prokaryotes and eukaryotes each arose from this ancestor with poorly developed genetic machinery.
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