Microbiology - Fungi - Molds and Yeasts

Exercise :: Fungi - Molds and Yeasts - Section 1

  • Fungi - Molds and Yeasts - Section 1
11. 

Which of these spores are characteristic of the black bread mold Rhizopus?

A. Arthrospore and Ascospore
B. Ascospore and Zygospore
C. Arthrospore and Blastospore
D. Sporangiospore and Zygospore

Answer: Option D

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12. 

Which of the following is correct?

A. All members of Sac fungus are also members of chemo-lithotrophic autotroph, but not all members of chemolithotrophic autotroph are members of Sac fungus.
B. All members of chemolithotrophic autotroph are also members of Sac fungus, but not all members of Sac fungus are members of chemolithotrophic autotroph.
C. All members of Sac fungus are members of chemolithotrophic autotroph, and all members of chemolithotrophic autotroph are members of Sac fungus.
D. none of the above

Answer: Option C

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13. 

Which of the following does not represent a human disease caused by fungi?

A. Ringworm
B. Cryptococcosis
C. Malaria
D. Jock itch

Answer: Option C

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14. 

Fungi that lack partitions (septa) are called

A. ahyphae
B. coenocytic
C. yeast
D. conidia

Answer: Option B

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15. 

Select the statement that does not apply to the kingdom Fungi

A. The fungi are eukaryotic, multicellular, ingestive heterotrophs
B. Some fungi form beneficial interrelationships with plants
C. The fungal life cycle typically includes a spore stage
D. Certain fungi are natural sources of antibiotic substances

Answer: Option A

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