Microbiology Study Guide
Microbiology Study Guide "Questions"
The Biological Science 4 - Microbiology Study Guide is now available for download as a PDF file or as a printed document at the Sierra College Bookstore.
Microbiology Study Guide by Harriet Wilson - (PDF File)
Microbiology Study Guide "Answers"
Bio. Sci. 4
The questions included in this study guide are representative of those found on quizzes and exams given in the microbiology course provided by Harriet Wilson. For your convenience, most of the sample lecture questions have been divided into sets according to the topics indicated on your lecture schedule. Four sample lab. exams (two for lab. exam #1 and two for lab. exam #2) are also included. Most duplicate questions have been eliminated.
History of Microbiology
Characteristics of Life and Biochemistry
Cell Membrane Structure and Function
Eucaryotic and Procaryotic Cells
Taxonomy and Classification
Introduction to Archaea and Bacteria
Introduction to Fungi
Introduction to Algae
Introduction to Protozoa
Introduction to Multicellular Parasites
Microbial Nutrition and Growth
Microbial Metabolism, Enzymes and ATP
Fermentation and Cellular Respiration
DNA, RNA, and Protein Synthesis
Regulation of Gene expression (Genetic Control)
Genes and Mutations
Mechanisms of Genetic Exchange and Recombinant DNA Techniques
Introduction to Prions, Viroids and Viruses
Control of Microorganisms and Antimicrobial Chemotherapy
Non-specific Resistance (Innate Immunity and Normal Flora)
Specific Defense and Immunology
Immunization and Hypersensitivity
Epidemiology and Disease Transmission
Pathology and Mechanisms of Pathogenicity and Bacterial Diseases
Laboratory Exam I (Example I)
Laboratory Exam I (Example II)
Laboratory Exam II (Example I)
Laboratory Exam II (Example II)
Suggested Study Techniques - see printed version in study guide.
Bio. Sci. Recommended Study Techniques (Web Version)