Type
Crossword
Description

This domain has unicellular organisms including Ecoli and are classified by shapes Bacteria
This domain has mostly multicellular organisms that reproduce with spores fungi
This domain contains unicellular organims that live in extreme environments Archaea
Bacteria and Archaea have circular DNA called plasmids
This group of Fungi break down organisms into simpler substances decomposers
This type of reproduction causes the cell split into two identical daughter cells Asexual
This domain contains cells that contain a nucleus eukaryote
The domains Bacteria and Archaea have no nucleus are called prokaryotes
Yeast reproduce by budding
The order of building blocks in organisms levels of complexity
Molecules are made of Atoms
Cells are made of organelles
Tissues are made of cells
Organ systems are made up of organs
An organism is made up of organ systems
Cheese and yogurt are made from bacteria
Archaea have different molecules in their cell wall and cell membrane
This kingdom has organisms that have chloroplasts plantae
This kingdom has multicellular organisms with lysosomes Animal
This kingdom has eukaryotic single cell organims protist

Taxonomy Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

a cell that contains free D.N.A prokaryote
a cell that contains a nucleus eukaryote
an organism that makes its own food autotroph
an organism that eats other organisms heterotroph
an organism that contains only one cell unicellular
an organism that contains multiple cells multicellular
a domain or kingdom that contains bacteria that lives in extreme envirenment archaea
a domain or kingdom that contains bacteria that live everywhere bacteria
a kingdom that contains eukaryotic microscopic organisms protista
a kingdom that contains mushrooms fungi
a kingdom that contains eukaryotic autotrophic organisms that are sexual or asexual plantae
a kingdom that contains eukaryotic heterotrophic organisms that reproduce sexually animalia
a taxonomic rank kingdom
highest taxonomic rank of organisms domain
an organism that had will or has life biotic
an organism that will NEVER have life abiotic
the most important part of a eukaryotic organism nucleus
the most important part of a prokaryotic organism free DNA
a way of reproduction that requires 2 sets of D.N.A sexual reproduction
a way of reproduction that requires only 1 set of D.N.A asexual reproduction

Classification of Living Things Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A group of organisms that are closely related and can mate to produce fertile offspring species
The level of classification that comes after family and that contains genus
in a taxonomic system, one of the three broad groups that all living things fall into; bacteria, archaea, and eukarya. domain
a domain made up of prokaryotes most of which are known to live in extreme environments that are distinguished from other prokaryotes by differences in their genetics and in the makeup of their cell wall. achaea
a kingdom made up of complex, multicellular organisms that are usually green, have cell walls made of cellulose, cannot move around, and use the sun’s energy to make sugar by photosynthesis. plantae
An organism that cannot make its own food and instead obtains its food and energy by taking in organic substances. Heterotrophic
– a kingdom made up of complex, multicellular organisms that lack cell walls, can usually move around, and quickly respond to their environment. animalia
a kingdom made up pf nongreen, eukaryotic organisms that have no means of movement, reproduce by using spores, and get food by breaking down substances in their surroundings and absorbing the nutrients. fungi
a domain made up of prokaryotes that usually have a cell wall and that usually reproduce by cell division. bacteria
-in a modern taxonomic system, a domain made up of all eukaryotes; this domain aligns with the traditional kingdoms Protista, Fungi, Plantae, and Animalia Eukarya
Organisms that make their own food. Autotrophic
a kingdom of mostly one-celled eukaryotic organisms that are different from plants, animals, archaea, bacteria, and fungi. Protista
the most general of the seven levels of classification of organisms. kingdom

Microorganism crossword puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

An organism too small to see with the human eye Microorganism
Favorable or advantageous; resulting in good. Beneficial
Causing or likely to cause harm. Harmful
Single-celled organisms without an organized nucleus Bacteria
A sub-microscopic infectious agent that is able to grow or reproduce only within a host cell Virus
A single-celled or multi-celled organism with a simple biological structure Protist
an organism made of many cells that cannot make its own food and cannot move; a member of the kingdom Fungi: Many fungi, like mushrooms, live on dead plant or animal material. Fungus
A microscopic fungus consisting of single oval cells that reproduce by budding, and are capable of converting sugar into alcohol and carbon dioxide Yeast
To break down into nutrients. decompose
A fungus that grows in the form of multicellular filaments called hyphae. In contrast, fungi that can adopt a single-celled growth habit are called yeasts. ... The network of these tubular branching hyphae, called a mycelium, is considered a single organism. mold
A kind of single-celled organism in kingdom Protista able to move by itself AMOEBA
Individual microscopic organism with no nucleus prokaryotic
Having complex cells in which the genetic material is contained inside a nucleus eukaryotic

6 Kingdoms of Life Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A cell with no nucleus. Prokaryote
A cell with a nucleus. Eukaryote
Single celled organism. Unicellular
Multiple, or many celled organism. Multicellular
Makes its own food (AKA Producer) Autotroph
Gets its food by feeding on other organisms (AKA consumer) Heterotroph
One parent needed to produce offspring. Asexual
Two parents needed to produce offspring. Sexual
The organism cannot move. Nonmotile
The organism can move. Motile
Prokaryote, unicellular, autotroph and heterotroph, asexual reproduction. Eubacteria
Prokaryote, unicellular, autotroph and heterotroph, asexual reproduction. Archaebacteria
Eukaryote, uni- and multicellular, autotroph and heterotroph, asexual and sexual reproduction. Protists
Type of Protist which changes the shape of their body into pseudopods (foot-like structures). Amoeba
Cilia help this Protist move, capture food and sense their external environment. Paramecium
This Protist moves through the use of a flagellum. Euglena
Eukaryote, multicellular, heterotroph, asexual and sexual reproduction. Fungi
All Fungi reproduce asexually by producing __________. Spores
Eukaryote, multicellular, autotroph, asexual or sexual reproduction. Plants
Eukaryote, multicellular, heterotroph, sexual reproduction. Animals

Diversity of Living Organisms Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

protist
archaeabacteria
fungus
sexual
asexual
cellulose
chitin
multicellular
unicellular
cell type
reproduction
cell wall
nutrition
animalia
pantae
fungi
protista
eubacteria
eukaryota
bacteria
archaea
binomial nomenclature
taxon
taxa
taxonomy
prokaryote
eukaryote
autotroph
heterotroph
species
genus
family
order
phylum
class
kingdom
domain

Taxonomy and Classification Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The broadest category of life. Domain
The most specific category of life. Species
The kingdom we belong in. Animal
The organisms in this kingdom make their own food. (autotrophs) Plants
The domain containing organisms that DO have a nucleus. Eukarya
The kingdom containing mushrooms. Fungi
The kingdom that includes amoeba and paramecium. Protist
Members of this kingdom belong to the domain "bacteria". Eubacteria
Bacteria are this type of cell. Prokaryotes
This is the category below family. genus
This is the category below kingdom. Phylum
The category below phylum. Class
Genus and species are the two terms in the _______________ name. Scientific
Homo sapien is the scientific name for__________ Humans

Unit 10 Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

A key to help identifiy organisms. Dichotomous Key
One of three; represents the LARGEST differences among organisms. Domain
The 2nd largest level of classification; there are 6. kingdom
A single-celled organism with no nucleus; DNA in cytoplasm. prokaryote
Multicellular organism with a nucleus; DNA in nucleus. Eukaryote
Smallest unit of life for all living organisms. Cell
A theory providing truth for cells. Cell theory
Man who discovered cells. Robert Hooke
Cells is the latin word for this. Little room
The ability to make your own food. Autotrophic
Having to find a source for food; can't make it. Heterotrophic
The living parts of an ecosystem. Biotic factors
The nonliving parts to an ecosystem. Abiotic factors
One of the kingdoms of the domain Eukarya; Mostly made of cellulose. Plantae
One of the kingdoms of Eukarya; Include single celled or multicellular & include Algae and slime molds. Protista
This kingdom in the domain Eukarya does not contain chloroplasts and are multicellular. Animalia
This kingdom in the domain Eukarya contain organisms who are heterotrophic, and can reproduce in both ways. Fungi
An organism's home. Habitat
The role a population plays in an ecosystem. Niche
Large regions of the world that have similiar climates and communities of species. Biome
Group of individuals of the same species that live in the same place at the same time. Population
This is made up of all the different species that live and interact in an area. Community
Organisms are in this kingdom; they are prokaryotic and examples include Thermophiles. Archaea
Organisms in this domain are prokaryotic and examples include Actinobacteria. Bacteria

5 Kingdoms Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Type of plant that has fruit. Angiosperm
Type of fungus that is bread mold. Zygomycota
Plants that produce cones instead of fruit. Gymnosperm
Making food/energy from the sun. Photosynthesis
Organism that breaks own dead matter to absorb energy. Decomposer
Cell walls of fungi are made of ______. Chitin
Symmetrical in halves, can be split in two parts. Bilateral
Has spinal chord. Chordate
Domain of bacteria that live in extreme environments. Archaebacteria
Filament in a multi-cellular fungus. Hyphae
Kingdom that is in domain eukarya and include invertebrates. Animalia
Fungi use ______ to reproduce. Spores
Medication that kills bacteria. Antibiotics
Angiosperm that have one seed leaf. Monocot
Maintaining internal balance. Homeostasis
Kingdom that contains Paramecium. Protista
Invertebrate phylum that is very porous, (Ex. Sponge). Porifera
Animal-like protista, means "first animals" Protozoan
A cell that has no nucleus. Prokaryotic
Is tail-like and helps bacteria move around. Flagella

Cells Answer Key Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The basic building blocks of all living things. Cell
A group of similar cells that live and work together Tissues
A collection of tissues joined in a structural unit to serve a common function. Organ
A group of organs that work together to perform one or more functions. Organ System
An individual life form. Organism
Surrounds the cytoplasm of a cell and gives the cell structure and support. Cell Membrane
A gel-like substance inside the cell that contains all the cell parts and organelles. Cytoplasm
A group of tissues that work together to perform a specialized function or functions. Organelles
Molecules that contain all the genetic material and traits for each organism. DNA
Molecules are single stranded nucleic acids composed of nucleotides. RNA
A type of plastid that contains chlorophyll which is where photosynthesis takes place. Chloroplast
An organelle that modifies,sorts,and packs molecules and stores or sends it when needed. Golgi Complex
Often known as the "powerhouses" of the cell, this organelle generates energy for the cell through cellular respiration.​This means it takes in nutrients from the cell, breaks it down, and turns it into energy. Mitochondria
An organelle in both plant and animal cells that provides support and participates in a variety of cellular functions including storage, protection, and growth. Vacuole
Sacs of enzymes that digest food, water, and waste Lysosomes
Extensive network of membranes composed of both regions with ribosomes (rough ER) and regions without ribosomes (smooth ER). Endoplasmic Reticulum
Tiny structures bound by a membrane that contain enzymes that produce hydrogen peroxide as a by-product. Peroxisomes
The outermost covering of a cell that protects the cell and gives it shape & support. Cell Wall
Multicellular organism Eukaryote
Unicellular organism Prokaryote
Organisms made up of only one cell Unicellular Organisms
Organisms made up of two or more cells Multicellular Organisms
Chemical compound that contains carbon atoms. Organic Compound
Molecules that allow organisms to transfer genetic info from one generation to the next. There are two types of nucleic acids: DNA and RNA. Nucleic Acid
Consisting of RNA and proteins, they are responsible for protein production and assembly. Ribosomes
A substance made entirely of one type of atom. Element
The smallest unit of a substance that maintains the properties of that substance. Atom
Membrane bound structure that contains the cell's hereditary information and DNA. Also controls all of the cells activities. Nucleus
A membrane which surrounds the genetic material and nucleus in eukaryotic cells. Nuclear Membrane
A structure inside the cell nucleus that rewrites ribosomal RNA (rRNA) and combine it with proteins, results in the formation of incomplete ribosomes. Nucleolus
Tubelike structures that aid in cell division and Celiogenesis, are generally are found close to the nucleus Centrioles
A theory that descibes the basic characteristics of all cells and organisms. It is one if the foundational ideas of modern biology Cell Theory

Elli's Domains and Kingdoms Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The smallest unit that is capable of preforming life functions cell
An individual animal, plant, or bacteria life form organism
The reproduction that doesn't involve a mom and dad Asexual
The reproduction that involve a mom and dad Sexual
The cell that doesn't have a nucleus and is mostly unicellular prokaryotic
The cell that has a nucleus and can be unicellular or multicellular Eukaryotic
What do you call an organism that only has one cell unicellular
What do you call an organism that has multiple cells multicellular
a non-living condition or thing that effects/influences the ecosystem or inhabitants abiotic factors
any living thing that effects/influences the ecosystem or inhabitants biotic factors
A self feeding organism that uses photosynthesis autotroph
An organism that consumes other organisms for energy heterotroph
Means true bacteria eubacteria
The domain comprised of eukaryotes or organisms whose cells contain a true nucleus archaebacteria
A livining heterotroph organism animal
The kingdom that molds, yeast, mushrooms, and toadstools fall in fungi
The autroph organsim that falls into the kingdom plantae plants
Any eukaryotic organism that is not an animal, plant or fungus protists
Another term of archaeabacteria archaea
A domain that consists of euryarchaeota crenarchaeota korarchaeota thaumarchaeota nanoarchaeota archaeabacteria