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Prentice Hall Biology

Chapter 21: Fungi

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(TAKS 2, Bio TEKS 8C)
1. The tangled mass that makes up the body of a fungus is the
A ascus.
B rhizoid.
C mycelium.
D stolon.


(TAKS 2, Bio TEKS 8C)
2. Cell walls that contain chitin are found
F in fungi and protists.
G only in fungi.
H in fungi and plants.
J only in bacteria.


(TAKS 2, Bio TEKS 8C)
3. Fungi that are not known to reproduce sexually are classified in the phylum
A Zygomycota.
B Ascomycota.
C Basidiomycota.
D Deuteromycota.


(TAKS 3, Bio TEKS 12B)
4. A lichen is a mutualistic association of a fungus and a(an)
F animallike protist.
G photosynthetic organism.
H plant.
J parasite.


(TAKS 2, Bio TEKS 8C)
5. Sexual reproduction involves spores that contain dormant diploid cells among members of the phylum
A Zygomycota.
B Ascomycota.
C Basidiomycota.
D Deuteromycota.


(TAKS 2, Bio TEKS 8C)
6. The ascus of the Ascomycota is the part of the fungus that
F is big enough to be visible.
G contains sexual spores
H contains the hyphae.
J contains asexual spores.


(TAKS 3, Bio TEKS 12B.2)
7. Parasitic fungi attack
A plants but not humans.
B animals but not plants.
C plants and algae.
D humans, other animals, and plants.


(TAKS 3, Bio TEKS 12B.2)
8. Most fungi obtain food from
F decaying organic matter.
G photosynthesis.
H parasites.
J inorganic materials.


(TAKS 2, Bio TEKS 8C)
9. Members of the phylum Basidiomycota are also known as
A sac fungi.
B imperfect fungi.
C protistlike fungi.
D club fungi.


(TAKS 4, IPC TEKS 7D)
10. Nitrogen, phosphorus, arsenic, antimony, and bismuth are elements in Group 5A of the Periodic Table of the Elements. Which of the following is a true statement about this group?
F One of the elements in the group makes up 80 percent of the air.
G All of the elements have four valence elements.
H One of the elements makes up 80 percent of the compounds in the human body.
J All of the elements are alkaline earth metals.