Microbiology and Cell Biology Quiz

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Which of the following organisms has an optimal pH for survival similar to that of Helicobacter pylori?

Lactobacillus acidophilus

What is the primary contribution of Hershey and Chase to the field of molecular biology?

Confirmation of DNA as the genetic material

Which molecule is the most abundant in living cells?

Water

What is the difference in cell division mechanisms between budding yeast and bacteria with respect to genome size?

Budding yeast replicate their entire genome before cell division, while bacteria replicate their genome continuously

What is the optimal pH for Helicobacter pylori to survive?

pH 2

What is the most abundant molecule in living cells?

Water

How many bacterial cells are estimated to be present in the human body?

100 times the number of human cells

What is the primary contribution of Hershey and Chase to the field of molecular biology?

Identification of DNA as the genetic material

Test your knowledge of microbiology and cell biology with questions about the differences between Bacteria and Achaea, cell division mechanisms in budding yeast and bacteria, the number of human and bacterial cells in the body, harmful human parasites, optimal pH for Helicobacter pylori, and the definitions of parasitism and mutualism. Also, identify viruses that infect bacterial, plant, and animal cells.

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