Mary Star of the Sea High School

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My name is Mr. Mendoza and I teach Marine Science and Consumer Math . I also serve as the Sophomore level (10th grade) academic counselor. This is my 9th year at Mary Star and 16th year as a Catholic school teacher. If you are a student or parent and need to contact me please see the contact information under my photo. My preferred method of contact is via e-mail. Tutoring hours are Monday through Thursday: 7:30-7:50am and 2:30-3:00pm. Please subscribe to the class page pertinent to your needs for updates on homework, test announcements, and assignment descriptions. 


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Bacteria does what?

After completing the readings, respond to the following prompts:
1) What are three practical uses humans have for marine microorganisms?
2) What is the link between marine microorganisms and extraterrestrial exploration?
3) Name three "new" tools used in the study of marine microorganisms. 
4-6) Describe three traits of marine microorganisms that are new to you.