Which of the following is considered to be the defining characteristic of organisms in the Kingdom Monera?
Correct Answer: A.Single-celled with no confined storage area for genetic material.
Though some organisms in the Kingdom Monera utilize flagella for locomotion, the defining characteristic of organisms in the Kingdom Monera is that they do not house their genetic material in a confined space separate from their cellular machinery. Organisms that do confine their genetic material are eukaryotic organisms, some of which are single celled and some of which have multicellular organization, and are not part of the Monera Kingdom.
The Medical College Admissions Test (MCAT) is a test administered by the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC). The test is designed to test your knowledge in three specific sections; physical sciences such as physics and general chemistry, biological sciences and organic chemistry, and verbal reasoning.
How Should I Study?
The MCAT is a rigorous exam that requires months of planning in order to achieve a great score. It is recommended that you begin your study schedule 3 months prior to your exam date. In addition to answering our practice MCAT questions each day, read this article regarding studying for the MCAT from home.
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The first question many people ask is, “when should I take the MCAT?” The general guideline is to take the MCAT the year before you plan to enter medical school. For example, the class of 2018 should take the MCAT sometime before or during the spring/summer of 2013. Your basic science coursework should be complete by this point.