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1.  Which type of cell would probably provide the best opportunity to study lysosomes?
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2.  Choose the most appropriate term for the following: one of the main energy transformers of cells
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3.  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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4.  ________ is composed of DNA and protein. 
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5.  For the following, choose the most inclusive category: plasma membrane
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6.  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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7.  Choose the most appropriate term for the following: helps to recycle the cell's organic material
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8.  Which of these structures is unique to plant cells?
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9.  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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10.  Which of the following structure-function pairs is mismatched?
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11.  For the following, choose the most inclusive category: nucleoid
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12.  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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13.  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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14.  Which of the following compounds require the presence of the nuclear pores to move between the cytoplasm and the interior of the nucleus?
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15.  Which of the following are capable of converting light energy to chemical energy?
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16.  Of the following, which is probably the most common route for membrane flow in the endomembrane system?
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17.  Which of the following incorrectly matches the type of cell, type of protein, and site of the protein's synthesis?
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18.  Organelles other than the nucleus that contain DNA include
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19.  All of the following are correct matches of the location of a protein and the location of its synthesis except
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20.  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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21.  Which structure is the site of the synthesis of proteins that may be exported from the cell?
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22.  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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23.  Choose the most appropriate term for the following: produces and modifies polysaccharides that will be secreted
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24.  For the following, choose the most inclusive category: tonoplast
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25.  Choose the most appropriate term for the following: contains hydrolytic enzymes  
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26.  The difference in lipid and protein composition between the membranes of the endomembrane system is largely determined by
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27.  Which of the following does not contain functional ribosomes?
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28.  Choose the most appropriate term for the following: contains enzymes that transfer hydrogen from various substrates to oxygen
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29.  Which of the following cell components is not directly involved in synthesis or secretion?
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30.  Of the following, what do both mitochondria and chloroplasts have in common?
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31.  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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32.  All of the following are part of a prokaryotic cell except
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33.  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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34.  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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35.  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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36.  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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37.  Which of the following comparisons between prokaryotic and eukaryotic cells is incorrect?
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38.  Where is calcium stored?
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39.  Which of the following statements incorrectly describes common structural features of an animal secretory cell and a photosynthetic plant cell?
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40.  Choose the statement that correctly characterizes bound ribosomes.
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