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LS_CH7_Virus, Bacteria, Protist, Fungus

LS Ch 7 Study Guide

Your Study Guide is attached to the bottom of this page. You can download it to your computer and use it to take notes from during the chapter. You can print it out and hand write answers in or you can download it and type answers in. Study guide completion is a manditory assignment collected the day of the test.

Additional Chapter Resources


Cool Links related to Viruses and Bacteria

Maleria Attacking Animation

Immune Response Animation

Centers for Disease Control

View: Flu Attack! How A Virus Invades Your Body NPR

1- What does a virus look like?

2- How does a virus enter the body?

3-How does it know which cells to attack?

4- When it enters a cell to what organelle does it go to?

5- When it is in that cell organelle what does it insert?

6- Then what does that organelle do to its DNA?

7- Where is the virus manufactured?

8- What happens to the cell after all the virus are made?

9- Where do those viruses go and what do they do?

10- How does our immune system usually respond?

View HIV/AIDS Video:
HIV and AIDS Nucleus Medical Media

1- How do T-Cells help us?

2- What happens when you have HIV hurt your immune system?


View: The Bacteria on Your Body and What They Do at:

  1. List 3 types of bacteria shown
  2. Exlain 3 of 4 ways bacteria can help us

View: Bacterial Cell Structure :

  1. Be able to draw and label a bacteria cell
  2. Define an endospore use textbook online

View : Bacteria Animation or use textbook:
Asexual Reproduction: Binary Fission

Sexual Reproduction: Conjugation

  1. What is binary fission?
  2. What is conjunation?

View Discovery Channel Understanding Bacteria (I WILL SHOW YOU THIS)

  1. Compare and contrast bacteria to other single celled organisms.
  2. Explain how bacteria change and adapt to new enviorments
  3. How do wide spread antibiotivs contribute to problems in day care and hospitals

Immune Response (Middle School Level) ( High School College Level)


View: Protists- Bozeman Science Bozeman Science at

  1. What are protist?
  2. What is the domain eukaryote?
  3. How can we think of the protist kingdom?
  4. What are the major charactistics of Protists?
  5. What are some examples of Protists that take energy from the sun?
  6. What is this type of feeder called?
  7. What are some examples of Prostists that feed on other protists?
  8. What is this type of feeder called?
  9. How do they reproduce?
  10. Do they reproduce like the bacteria at all, if yes explain?
  11. Can they exist in colonies?
  12. What is a diatom? What do they make from diatoms?
  13. What are the major characterists of protists in review?

Keep Virus and Bacteria Observations Safe Until June!

Kingdom Book page 1: Virus Most Wanted Poster

  1. Name and #
  2. Drawing with Virus parts labeled use pg 206-7
  3. Scientific Name, and Common Name
  4. Answer the specific questions listed on paper
  5. I copy per pair person

Check Spelling and Grammar
Link to easy Virus Animation to help with page 207 

Kingdom Book page 2: Bacteria Line Up

  1. Draw three sample of bacteria, Pencil Only
  2. Use Microscope
  3. Label all cell parts you can see, the colony, and a single bacteria cell
  4. Write scientific name
  5. Describe what you see

Classification Treasure Hunt Links:

Link to Bacteria Animation or use textbook:
Asexual Reproduction: Binary Fission
Sexual Reproduction: Conjugation

Bacteria Game

Fungus Games and FUNgus Stuff