Membrane Structure And Function

14 Questions  I  By Staylor98 on September 20, 2009
This quiz covers our lesson over membrane structure and function.

  

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1.  A plant cell placed in a hypotonic environment will
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2.  Which of the following areas consists of a protein's hydrophobic section?
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3.  Which one shows active transport?
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4.  Does a cell expend energy for facilitated diffusion?
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5.  Which one represents facilitated diffusion?
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6.  The fluid mosaic model describes biological membranes as consisting of
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7.  Which of these is/are considered passive transport?
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8.  Which of the following letters consists of areas that have both hydrophilic and hydrophobic parts?
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9.  Pinocytosis involves
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10.  A solution of 1 M glucose is separated by a selectively permeable membrane from a solution of 0.2 M fructose and 0.7 M sucrose.  The membrane is NOT permeable to the sugar molecules, only to water.  Indicate which side is initially hypertonic to the other side.
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11.  Which one shows diffusion?
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12.  Which of the following is the hydrophilic head group of a phospholipid?
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13.  Facilitated diffusion across a cellular membrane requires ______________ and moves a solute ______________ its concentration gradients. 
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14.  The fluidity of membranes in a plant in cold weather may be maintained by
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