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Week Eighteen Science Warm Ups
The Protists

1. What type of organisms make up kingdom Protista?

Answer: simple eukaryotic organisms.

2. Which subkingdom of the protists contain algal protists, which contains fungal protists and which contain animallike protists?

Answer: Protophyta, Gymnomycota, and Protozoa

3. What structure(s) do Euglenoids use to move around?

Answer: flagella

4. What are cilia and which Phylum is made up of one-celled organisms that have man of them?

Answer: Cilia are short hairlike extensions from a cell; Phylum Ciliata

5. Name two diseases caused by protozoans.

Answer: malaria and dysentery

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