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"Cells: The Basic Units Of Life" Quiz

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"cells: The Basic Units Of Life" Quiz

Tests students knowledge of cell organelles and their function.

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What part of the cell is responsible for breaking down and digesting things?
    • A. 

      Ribosomes

    • B. 

      Lysosomes

    • C. 

      Endoplasmic reticulum

    • D. 

      Vacuole

  • 2. 
    Identify the organelle pictured:
    • A. 

      Chloroplast

    • B. 

      Endoplasmic reticulum

    • C. 

      Golgi apparatus

    • D. 

      Mitochondria

  • 3. 
    • A. 

      Endoplasmic reticulum

    • B. 

      Golgi apparatus

    • C. 

      Cell membrane

    • D. 

      Mitichondria

  • 4. 
    Which of the following is found in plant cells, but NOT in animal cells?
    • A. 

      Cell wall

    • B. 

      Vacuole

    • C. 

      Mitochondria

    • D. 

      Endoplasmic reticulum

  • 5. 
    The jellylike interior of the cell is called the
    • A. 

      Vacuole

    • B. 

      Cytoplasm

    • C. 

      Nucleus

    • D. 

      Lysosome

  • 6. 
    Identify the organelle:
    • A. 

      Golgi apparatus

    • B. 

      Endoplasmic reticulum

    • C. 

      Mitochondria

    • D. 

      Lysosome

  • 7. 
    What part of the cell makes proteins?
    • A. 

      Lysosomes

    • B. 

      Mitochondria

    • C. 

      Ribosomes

    • D. 

      Vacuole

  • 8. 
    Where are the ribosomes usually located in plant and animal cells?
    • A. 

      Inside the nucleus

    • B. 

      Near the cell membrane

    • C. 

      On the endoplasmic reticulum

    • D. 

      Inside the vacuole

  • 9. 
    What part of the cell serves to process, package, and export proteins?
    • A. 

      Mitochondria

    • B. 

      Endoplasmic reticulum

    • C. 

      Nucleolus

    • D. 

      Golgi apparatus

  • 10. 
    DNA is stored in what organelle?
    • A. 

      Nucleus

    • B. 

      Endoplasmic reticulum

    • C. 

      Cell membrane

    • D. 

      Lysosome

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