Exam One Review
Chapter 1 Outline
1. Define Microbiology.
2. What are the major groups of microorganisms?
3. What is a virus? What characterizes a virus and how does it differs from microorganisms?
4. Describe the structure of prokaryotic cell. What kind
Exam 2 Outline
Chapter 4 pages 89-105
Cell Envelope Structure
What are the characteristics that define a prokaryotic cell?
The way their DNA is packaged
Not wrapped around histones
The makeup of their cell wall
Microbiology: A Systems
Approach, 3rd ed.
Chapter 1: The Main Themes of
1.1 The Scope of Microbiology
Microbiology: The study of living things
too small to be seen without magnification
Microorganisms or microbes- these