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C. oxygen and water. d. ozone. 4. When water activity is low, an organism must its solute concentration. a. b. c. d. decrease, internal decrease, external increase, internal increase, external Short Answer 5. a. What distinguishes a barotolerant from a barophilic organism? b. What distinguishes a barophilic from a halophilic organism? 6. List the most likely classifications of a pathogenic organism with regard to its response to environmental temperature, pH, and osmotic pressure. 42 Chapter 4 Microbial Growth Topic Test 2: Answers I.

Logarithms. and difference between arlthmetk and ~ progrftslons. I What is an arithmetic progression? I What is serial dilution? I How do you determine that a bacterium is liuing? J! I Why do bacterial suspensions look cloudy? 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.

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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