Where are Bacteria Found?
They're everywhere. Bacteria are the huddled masses of the microbial
world, performing tasks that include everything from causing disease to
fixing nitrogen in the soil. The estimated number of bacteria on Earth is
I. WHY ARE THINGS GROUPED?
A. To classify something means you are .
B. Purpose of grouping things?
C. Taxonomy =
II. METHODS OF CLASSIFICATION
A. Early system
1) The first widely accepted system of biological classific
VIRUSES Latin for poison
A. Viruses Do / Do Not fit into the biologists classification system.
* Explain (*B2.4i) Cannot _ by themselves, they need a host.
They do not have _. Not alive,
but have DNA & infect host cells. Use _.
B. Believed to once be _ th
The Kingdom of Pasta Instruction Sheet
You and your lab partner are scientists who have been hired by the Kingdom of Pasta.
You have been charged with developing a classification system for all the different
kinds of organisms in the kingdom. Your system
LEARNING TARGETS FOR
Bacteria & Viruses
Describe taxonomy and
List the 8 levels of
classification in order
from general to specific
nomenclature and write
a scientific name
Explain what language is