11th Hour Introduction to Microbiology by Darralyn McCall

By Darralyn McCall

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Two is the ratio for the geometric progrcssion describing the increase in the number of bacteria during growth and division. The specific growth rate for a bacterial culture is the constant used to multiply the previous number of bacteria to determine the next number of bacteria that are present in a culture. For bacteria growing by binary fission in a culture, the number of bacte2', where ria present after a given amount of growth time is calculated by the formula N = is the initial number of bacteria and n is the number of divisions during the growth interval.

Saturated b. unsaturated c. both saturated and unsaturated d. neither saturated nor unsaturated Short Answer 5. Li t two properties of the fatty acids of membrane lipids that alter the phase transition temperature of the membrane and explain why. 6. State two properties that are the same and two properties that are different when comparing passive and active mediated transport systems. h passive mediated diffusion and active transport. Topic Test 2: Answers I. True. There is increased hydrophobic bonding between longer chain fatty acids.

A 14. d 15. c 16. d 17. e 18. Bacteria undergo directed motion for the purpose of either moving toward desirable environments or away from potentially damaging environments. Because of their very Chapter Test 35 small size and the manner by which they sense their environment, they must compare changes in the environment as they move about. This is achieved by their continual motion, comparing values obtained at succeeding times. When the change occurs in the wrong direction, the bacterium uses the tumbling mode to change its direction, starting ofT on a new run, and ascertaining that this new direction causes changes in the correct direction.

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