Asked by Samuel Butkovich on Mar 10, 2024

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Which of the following reproduce by budding?

A) Viruses
B) Protozoans
C) Yeasts
D) Molds
E) Parasites

Budding

A method of asexual reproduction where a new organism forms from a bud or extension, resulting from cell division at a specific location.

Yeasts

Microscopic, single-celled fungi that are used in baking and fermentation processes, helping in the leavening of bread and production of alcoholic beverages.

Protozoans

Single-celled eukaryotic organisms, often parasitic and capable of movement, that belong to the kingdom Protista.

  • Identify the characteristics and modes of reproduction of different microorganisms, including bacteria, viruses, yeasts, and parasites.
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yahspal singh

Mar 10, 2024

Final Answer :
C
Explanation :
Yeasts reproduce asexually by a process called budding, where a new cell grows out of the body of a parent cell and eventually detaches to live independently.