Are microorganisms single celled or multicellular?

 

They can be both single cellular and Multi-celluar

 

Some microorganisms are made of single cell(unicellular)

Example

Bacteria, Protozoa

 

Some microorganism are of multicellular(made of many cells)

Example

Algae, Fungi

 

Where do Microorganisms Live?

 

They live in all types of lands (whether cold or hot, whether desert or marshy land)

Some live inside other organisms

Some even live inside humans

 

Are microorganisms good for us or bad?

Microorganisms are both good and bad for us.

 

Some are harmful for us as they cause many diseases

 

Some are good for us also

Example

They help in preparation of curd,bread,cake



Let’s see both of them

 

  1. Class 8
  2. Chapter 2 Class 8 - Microorganisms : Friend and Foe

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