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Exploring Life - Honors Biology Chapter 18

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Click on Chapter 18

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Q01.  18.FungiQuest (online only) Go on the mushroom scavenger hunt. Where does birds' nest fungus grow? What kind of fungus forms a partnership with tree roots? Follow the link to the lethal mushrooms. What are the symptoms of eating Amanita muscaria?

 

Q02. 18.1:  What do fungal hyphae look like?

Q03. 18.1 Why does the sporangia burst?

Q04.  18.1 STS: How old is the Armillaria ostoyae in eastern Oregon? How did they find it?

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Q05. 18.2 What do yeast look like? Club fungi?

 

Q06. 18.3 What is a lichen? What are mycorrhizae?

Q07. 18.3 Describe the ringworm infection. Why is it a ring? Is it a worm?

Q08. 18.5 What common fungal infections are you aware of?

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