Microorganism Summary

Everything you need to understand or teach Microorganism.

  • 6 Encyclopedia Articles

Study Pack

The Microorganism Study Pack contains:

Encyclopedia Articles (6)

1,196 words, approx. 4 pages
Human Commensal and Mutual Organisms From the moment of birth and throughout our entire lives, humans share their bodies with a surprising variety of microscopic organisms. Dust mites remove dead skin... Read more
924 words, approx. 4 pages
Economic Uses and Benefits of Microorganisms Microorganisms have been used as tools for the production of products for millennia. Even in ancient times, the ability to produce vinegar by allowing wate... Read more
697 words, approx. 3 pages
Microbial Flora of the Oral Cavity, Dental Caries The microbial flora of the oral cavity are rich and extremely diverse. This reflects the abundant nutrients and moisture, and hospitable temperature, ... Read more
469 words, approx. 2 pages
Microorganisms Microorganisms are minute organisms of microscopic dimensions, too small to be seen by the eye alone. To be viewed, microorganisms must be magnified by an optical or electron microscope... Read more
1,482 words, approx. 5 pages
Microbes (Microorganisms) Microbes, also known as microorganisms, are defined solely on the basis of their size—they are too small to be seen by the naked eye. Microorganisms can only be view... Read more
22,685 words, approx. 76 pages
Germs are the oldest living things on Earth, literally billions of years older than mammals, including the most highly advanced mammal-humans. Therefore, early humans, other mammals, and their more pr... Read more