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ChAPter 6 Test - AP Biology

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chAPter 6 test - AP biology

  
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1.  Which of the following cell components is not directly involved in synthesis or secretion?
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2.  The difference in lipid and protein composition between the membranes of the endomembrane system is largely determined by
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3.  Choose the most appropriate term for the following: contains its own DNA and ribosomes
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4.  The chemical reactions involved in respiration are virtually identical between prokaryotic and eukaryotic cells. In eukaryotic cells, ATP is synthesized primarily on the inner membrane of the mitochondria. Where are the corresponding reactions likely to occur in prokaryotic respiration?
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5.  Where is calcium stored?
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6.  Which of the following is a place where both DNA and ribosomes are unlikely  to be found in any type of cell?
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7.  Of the following, what do both mitochondria and chloroplasts have in common?
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8.  Under which of the following conditions would you expect to find a cell with a predominance of free ribosomes?
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9.  The volume enclosed by the plasma membrane of plant cells is often much larger than the corresponding volume in animal cells. The most reasonable explanation for this observation is that
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10.  Which of the following statements is a correct distinction between prokaryotic and eukaryotic cells attributable to the absence of a prokaryotic cytoskeleton?
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11.  The fact that the outer membrane of the nuclear envelope has bound ribosomes allows one to most reliably  conclude that
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12.  Choose the most appropriate term for the following: contains enzymes that transfer hydrogen from various substrates to oxygen
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13.  Which of the following does not contain functional ribosomes?
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14.  A biologist ground up some plant leaf cells and then centrifuged the mixture to fractionate the organelles. Organelles in one of the heavier fractions could produce ATP in the light, while organelles in the lighter fraction could produce ATP in the dark. The heavier and lighter fractions are most likely to contain, respectively,
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15.  Choose the most appropriate term for the following: contains hydrolytic enzymes  
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16.  Choose the most appropriate term for the following: a compartment that often takes up much of the volume of a plant cell
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17.  Of the following, which is probably the most common route for membrane flow in the endomembrane system?
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18.  Choose the most appropriate term for the following: one of the main energy transformers of cells
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19.  Which of the following structure-function pairs is mismatched?
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20.  Which of the following are capable of converting light energy to chemical energy?
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21.  Which of the following structures is most directly associated with the secretion of compounds that will become part of the plant cell wall?
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22.  Choose the most appropriate term for the following: a versatile plant compartment that may hold reserves of organic compounds or inorganic ions
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23.  In eukaryotic cells, the first step in protein synthesis is the
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24.  Grana, thylakoids, and stroma are all components found in 
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25.  Which of the following statements correctly describes some aspect of protein excretion in prokaryotic cells?
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26.  ________ is composed of DNA and protein. 
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27.  Which of the following comparisons between prokaryotic and eukaryotic cells is incorrect?
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28.  The Golgi apparatus has a polarity or sidedness to its structure and function. Which of the following statements correctly describes this polarity?
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29.  A cell has the following molecules and structures: enzymes, DNA, ribosomes, plasma membrane, and mitochondria. It could be a cell from
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30.  Choose the most appropriate term for the following: produces and modifies polysaccharides that will be secreted
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31.  In animal cells, hydrolytic enzymes are packaged to prevent general destruction of cellular components. Which of the following organelles functions in this compartmentalization?
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32.  The symptoms of a certain inherited disorder in humans include breathing problems and, in males, sterility. Which of the following is a reasonable hypothesis for the molecular basis of this disorder?
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33.  Cells of the pancreas will incorporate radioactively labeled amino acids into proteins. This "tagging" of newly synthesized proteins enables a researcher to track the location of these proteins in a cell. In this case, we are tracking an enzyme that is eventually secreted by pancreatic cells. Which of the following is the most likely pathway for movement of this protein in the cell?
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34.  Which type of cell would probably provide the best opportunity to study lysosomes?
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35.  Which of the following is not considered part of the endomembrane system?
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36.  Organelles other than the nucleus that contain DNA include
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37.  For the following, choose the most inclusive category: plasma membrane
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38.  Large numbers of ribosomes are present in cells that specialize in producing which of the following molecules?
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39.  All of the following are correct matches of the location of a protein and the location of its synthesis except
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40.  Which structure is the site of the synthesis of proteins that may be exported from the cell?
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