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2. Which color(s) of algae thrive at lower depths?

  • Both brown and red
  • Brown
  • Red
  • Green

3. Which pigment(s) absorb blue light?

  • Fucoxanthin
  • Both fucoxanthin and phycoerythrin
  • Chlorophyll a
  • Phycoerythrin

4. Which color(s) of algae are most abundant near the ocean surface?

  • Green
  • Both brown and red
  • Brown
  • Red

5. What allows certain algae to grow in deep water?

  • Presence of accessory pigments which can absorb short wavelength light (green/blue)
  • Presence of accessory pigments which can absorb short wavelength light (red)
  • Presence of accessory pigments which can absorb high wavelength light (green/blue)
  • Presence of accessory pigments which can absorb high wavelength light (red)

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