Bio Section Quiz : Cell Structure And Functions

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Bio Section Quiz : Cell Structure And Functions

Cells are the basic units of life and all living tissues are composed of cells tissues and organs which can only be viewed with a microscope. This quiz has been made for students and learners to learn and test their basic knowledge about cell structure and functions. So, let's try out the quiz. All the best!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    __________________________ is the metabolic processes where ATP is produced.
    • A. 

      Cellular respiration

  • 2. 
    Cells are bounded by which structure which separates the inside of the cell from the outer environment and which acts as a selective, semi-permeable filter for the cell.
    • A. 

      Cell wall

    • B. 

      Plasma membrane

    • C. 

      Endoplasmic reticulum

    • D. 

      Nuclear membrane

  • 3. 
    The fundamental genetic material of cells is DNA. It is located in which organelle(s) of the eukaryotic cell?
    • A. 

      Nucleus

    • B. 

      Mitochondria

    • C. 

      Chloroplast

    • D. 

      Ribosomes

  • 4. 
    Ribosomal RNA is synthesized in the __________ of the a eukaryote's ________
    • A. 

      Nucleolus, nucleus

    • B. 

      Ribosomes, endoplasmic reticulum

    • C. 

      Golgi bodies, cytoplasm

    • D. 

      Lysosomes, cytoplasm

  • 5. 
    The most abundant molecule in any cell is _____?
    • A. 

      Water

    • B. 

       Protein

    • C. 

      Glucose

    • D. 

      ATP

  • 6. 
    The gel-like matrix within a cell is known as ____________.
    • A. 

      Cytoplasm

    • B. 

      Endoplasmic reticulum

    • C. 

      The vacuole

    • D. 

       the plasma membrane

  • 7. 
    Which sub-cellular structure is comprised of proteins like micro-filaments and microtubules?
    • A. 

      Cytoskeleton

    • B. 

       plasma membrane

    • C. 

      Endoplasmic reticulum

    • D. 

      Nuclear membrane

  • 8. 
    Two basic cell types are eukaryotic and prokaryotic. Both types of cells contain which subcellular structures?
    • A. 

      Membrane-bound nucleus

    • B. 

      Ribosomes

    • C. 

      Plasma membrane

    • D. 

      Cell wall

  • 9. 
    Mitochondria are organelles in a eukaryotic cell which _______
    • A. 

      Oxidize glucose via a process called glycolysis

    • B. 

      Produce ATP by transferring electrons through the electron transport system

    • C. 

      Produce oxygen as a by-product of ATP production

    • D. 

       are the site of the Kreb's cycle.

  • 10. 
    What is another name for programmed cell death?
    • A. 

      Necrosis

    • B. 

      Oxidative burst

    • C. 

      Diapedesis

    • D. 

      Apoptosis