AP Bio Ch 4 Outline Quiz

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The human body is made of a lot of wonders and we got to cover most of them in chapter four of AP Biology this year. Do you remember what we were able to cover and believe you can tackle the quiz covering the whole chapter? Give it a try and jog your memory.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which is NOT true about the cell theory?
    • A. 

      Its various parts were described by Schleiden, Schwann, and Virchow.

    • B. 

      It states that all organisms are composed of cells.

    • C. 

      It states that all cells come from preexisting cells.

    • D. 

      It states that bacteria and other small organisms can arise spontaneously.

    • E. 

      It is accepted today by biologists as applying to virtually all forms of life.

  • 2. 
    A high-powered microscope that produces an image from scattered secondary electrons is the
    • A. 

      Immunofluorescence microscope.

    • B. 

      Bright-field light microscope.

    • C. 

      Transmission electron microscope (TEM).

    • D. 

      Scanning electron microscope (SEM).

    • E. 

      Confocal microscope.

  • 3. 
    A microscope that uses antibodies that glow to reveal the location of a protein in a cell is the
    • A. 

      Immunofluorescence microscope.

    • B. 

      Bright-field light microscope.

    • C. 

      Transmission electron microscope (TEM).

    • D. 

      Scanning electron microscope (SEM).

    • E. 

      Confocal microscope

  • 4. 
    Which statement is NOT true about bacteria?
    • A. 

      Their cell wall is made of a slime layer that is the same as in plant cell walls.

    • B. 

      Some are photosynthetic.

    • C. 

      Some are chemosynthetic.

    • D. 

      They are all prokaryotes.

    • E. 

      They have a cell wall that contains peptidoglycan.

  • 5. 
    Which is NOT true of eukaryotic cells?
    • A. 

      A true nucleus contains the chromosomes.

    • B. 

      Eukaryotic cells contain membrane-bounded compartments.

    • C. 

      They contain ribosomes that are smaller than those of prokaryotic cells.

    • D. 

      They all contain mitochondria.

    • E. 

      They contain many organelles in the cytoplasm.

  • 6. 
    Which is NOT a characteristic of chloroplasts?
    • A. 

      A chloroplast is surrounded by a double membrane.

    • B. 

      Chlorophyll absorbs solar energy that is used to form chemical bonds.

    • C. 

      A membrane inside a chloroplast is called a thylakoid.

    • D. 

      Stacks called grana are linked by membranous connections.

    • E. 

      Chlorophylls are found in the fluid stroma of the chloroplast.

  • 7. 
    Actin filaments are
    • A. 

      Also known as microtubules.

    • B. 

      Able to assemble and disassemble from component proteins.

    • C. 

      Found in the center of flagella and cilia.

    • D. 

      Intermediate in size between microtubules and microfilaments.

    • E. 

      Made of different kinds of components in different tissues.

  • 8. 
    BCells are surrounded by a plasma membrane.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    A cell is the smallest unit of living matter.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    All cells have a cell wall that regulates the passage of molecules into and out of the cell.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    Explain the endosymbiotic theory and the lines of evidence that support it.
  • 12. 
    BONUSDescribe three major differences between eukaryotic and prokaryotic cells.