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Science Protozoans

Define protozoans a unicellular, animal-like protists.
Are protozoans heterotrophs or autotrophs? heterotrophs
What are the three ways that animal-like protists move? Flagellum, cilia, and pseaudopods
What are the characteristics of a protozoan? heterotroph, unicellular, they move, and are eukaryotes.
Define pseudopods temporary bulges of the cell, the word means "false foot"
Define contractile vacuole a structure that collects and expels excess water from the cell
True or False? Flagellates are protozoans that use long, whip-like flagella to move. True
Do some flagellates live in other organisms? yes.
Define cilia hairlike projections beat with a wavelike motion, moving the organism.
True or False? The cilia DON'T sweep food into the organism. False
The cilia has _ nuclei two
What is the same nucleus purpose? It helps reproduce.
What do parasites feed on? Cells and body fluids from their host.
What is malaria, and what cause it? a disease of the body and mosquitoes cause it.
Created by: carly_hirshka