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  • 1. 
    The science ecology deals with
    • A. 

      Anatomy

    • B. 

      Plants and the environment

    • C. 

      Genetics

    • D. 

      Metabolic activities

  • 2. 
    The study of plant function is
    • A. 

      Physiology

    • B. 

      Taxonomy

    • C. 

      Anatomy

    • D. 

      Ecology

  • 3. 
    Pharmacognsy is the science that deals with plants for
    • A. 

      Esthetic value

    • B. 

      Algae study

    • C. 

      Photosynthetic function

    • D. 

      No good response here

  • 4. 
    The kingdome that includes the eukaryotic plants that have no pigment is
    • A. 

      Floriculture

    • B. 

      Monera

    • C. 

      Forestry

    • D. 

      Fungi

  • 5. 
    The science that involves the study of plant disease is
    • A. 

      Growing grapes

    • B. 

      Pathology

    • C. 

      Genetics

    • D. 

      Science is not listed among these choices

  • 6. 
    the science that involves the study that uses logical thinking
    • A. 

      Metaphysical physical

    • B. 

      Speculative method

    • C. 

      Religious theory

    • D. 

      Scientific method

  • 7. 
    Organisms that have cells with walls belong in the kingdom
    • A. 

      Plantae

    • B. 

      Protista

    • C. 

      Fungi

    • D. 

      Both a and c

  • 8. 
    The solid mass of the earth
    • A. 

      Lithosphere

    • B. 

      Hydrosphere

    • C. 

      Atmosphere

    • D. 

      Biosphere

  • 9. 
    Plant features that rarely change but remain relatively stable over periods of time are
    • A. 

      Genetic

    • B. 

      Ancient

    • C. 

      Evolutionary

    • D. 

      Not listed

  • 10. 
    Characteristic of life that enable life to respond to environment is
    • A. 

      Metabolism

    • B. 

      Irritability

    • C. 

      Reproduction

    • D. 

      Adaption

  • 11. 
    Process that result in synthesizing food molecules are called
    • A. 

      Reduction process

    • B. 

      Anabolic reactions

    • C. 

      All are good responses

  • 12. 
    Process by which plant cells pass genes from the parent generation to succeeding generations is
    • A. 

      Meiosis

    • B. 

      Mitosis

    • C. 

      Sexual reproduction

    • D. 

      Somatic cell reproduction

  • 13. 
    Study of plants for their esthetic value
    • A. 

      Adaptation

    • B. 

      Resisting changes in temperature

    • C. 

      Careful absorption of chemicals

    • D. 

      Horticulture

  • 14. 
    Process of adapting to environmental conditions result from
    • A. 

      Catabolism

    • B. 

      Irritability

    • C. 

      Evolution

    • D. 

      Growth

  • 15. 
    Life as we know it
    • A. 

      Originated from materials of earth

    • B. 

      Developed from sun

    • C. 

      Came to earth from sun

    • D. 

      From disintegrated planet fragments

  • 16. 
    Organisms that are included in the kingdom mycetae are
    • A. 

      Fungi

    • B. 

      Bacteria

    • C. 

      Blue-green algae

    • D. 

      Green plants

    • E. 

      A and b

  • 17. 
    Cells that have membrane bound nuclei and no cell wall are
    • A. 

      Prokaryotic

    • B. 

      Viruses

    • C. 

      Bacteria

    • D. 

      Eukaryotic cells of kingdom animalia

  • 18. 
    Plants and animals differ because
    • A. 

      Plants have cells with membranes

    • B. 

      Animals have cells with cytoplasms

    • C. 

      Plants have cells with walls

    • D. 

      Animals can have cells with or without walls

  • 19. 
    Principle that believes that events occurred on the earth by some works of deities is
    • A. 

      Religious

    • B. 

      Speculative speculation

    • C. 

      Metaphysical speculation

    • D. 

      Scientific theory

  • 20. 
    Scientists that study materials of the earth are considered to be
    • A. 

      Logical thinkers that solve problems

    • B. 

      Religion workers

    • C. 

      Chemists

    • D. 

      Geologists

  • 21. 
    To begin a scientific method you must first start with a
    • A. 

      Problem

    • B. 

      Hypothesis to be tested

    • C. 

      Some results to consider

    • D. 

      Basic conclusions to think about later

  • 22. 
    Anything that has mass and volume is considered to be
    • A. 

      Atom

    • B. 

      Matter

    • C. 

      Molecule

    • D. 

      A and c

  • 23. 
    Molecules consist of combinations of
    • A. 

      Matter

    • B. 

      Protons

    • C. 

      Neutrons

    • D. 

      Atoms

  • 24. 
    Evolution by natural selection is basis of
    • A. 

      Chemistry

    • B. 

      Physics

    • C. 

      Botany and other fields of biology

    • D. 

      Genetic changes in living cells

  • 25. 
    The part of the atom that are not found in its nucleus are
    • A. 

      Protons

    • B. 

      Neutrons

    • C. 

      Electron shell

    • D. 

      Nucleus

  • 26. 
    Particles that make up the nucleus of atoms and determine the atomic mass are
    • A. 

      Electrons

    • B. 

      Protons

    • C. 

      Neutrons

    • D. 

      B and c

  • 27. 
    Atomic number of an atom is determined by
    • A. 

      Numer of protons in its nucleus

    • B. 

      Number of neutrons in nucleus

    • C. 

      Protons plus electrons

    • D. 

      Protons plus neutrons

  • 28. 
    Atoms form molecules by the action of
    • A. 

      Electrons in unfilled electron shells

    • B. 

      Proton number

    • C. 

      Neutron number

    • D. 

      Total number of electrons in the atoms

  • 29. 
    An ion is
    • A. 

      Atom with a a charge

    • B. 

      Radical with a charge

    • C. 

      Atoms and radicals with charges

    • D. 

      Rare mole of hydrophobic compounds

  • 30. 
    Homogeneous substances are
    • A. 

      Atoms

    • B. 

      Molecules

    • C. 

      Atoms and molecules

    • D. 

      All forms of matter

  • 31. 
    An atom that has an atomic mass of  64 and a proton number of 30 has
    • A. 

      30 neutrons

    • B. 

      29 neutrons

    • C. 

      34 neutrons

    • D. 

      30 electrons

  • 32. 
    Chemical reaction in whick energy is absorbes are
    • A. 

      Liquid type

    • B. 

      Exergonic

    • C. 

      Endergonic

    • D. 

      Not here

  • 33. 
    Electrons in the highest energy level of atoms that partially fill the energy lever form
    • A. 

      Valence of the atom

    • B. 

      Have very few protons

    • C. 

      Excess number of protons

    • D. 

      Valence of the atoms

  • 34. 
    Covalent bonds form between atoms when they
    • A. 

      Solid in nature

    • B. 

      Share electrons to form chemical bonds

    • C. 

      In ionic state

    • D. 

      More than one of the answer choices

  • 35. 
    Ionic bonds form between
    • A. 

      Molecules that share electrons

    • B. 

      Charged atoms that have positive and negative charges

    • C. 

      Those that need enzymes to react

    • D. 

      Those that need cofactors and enzymes to react

  • 36. 
    First order chemical reactions involve
    • A. 

      Only one molecule that results in 2 products

    • B. 

      Two molecules that result in one product

    • C. 

      Those that require low energy

    • D. 

      Metabolic in nature

  • 37. 
    Materials that are hydrophilic are capable of
    • A. 

      Forming solutions in water

    • B. 

      Can not form solutions in water

    • C. 

      Need to have hydrogen in their structure

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 38. 
    Second order chemical reactions involve
    • A. 

      One molecule that result in 2 products

    • B. 

      Two molecules that results in 1 product

    • C. 

      Those that require high energy bonds

    • D. 

      Metabolic in nature

  • 39. 
    The many types of carbon compounds are made possible because of the many types of
    • A. 

      Ions

    • B. 

      Activities of carbon atoms

    • C. 

      The functional groups

    • D. 

      Not here

  • 40. 
    Compounds that are composed of many identical subunits are
    • A. 

      Radical

    • B. 

      Polymer

    • C. 

      Acid in nature

    • D. 

      Protein types only

  • 41. 
    Basic structural unit of life is
    • A. 

      Atom

    • B. 

      Cell

    • C. 

      Radical

    • D. 

      Not here

  • 42. 
    Cell part that has the greatest amount of cellulose is
    • A. 

      Soft wall of plants

    • B. 

      Soft wall of animals

    • C. 

      Secondary wall of plants

    • D. 

      Primary wall of animal cells

  • 43. 
    Endocytosis is a process involved in transporting solid particles that are not in solution and are assisted by the membrane activity is
    • A. 

      Pinocytosis

    • B. 

      Phagocytosis

    • C. 

      Photosynthesis

    • D. 

      Glycolysis

  • 44. 
    Digestive organelles in cells are called
    • A. 

      Ribosomes

    • B. 

      Lysosomes

    • C. 

      Chloroplast

    • D. 

      Dictyosomes

  • 45. 
    Select the one that is obtained from cell walls
    • A. 

      Paper

    • B. 

      Wood

    • C. 

      Explosives

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 46. 
    The cytoplasmic organellse where photosynthesis occurs
    • A. 

      Lysosomes

    • B. 

      Mitochondrion

    • C. 

      Chlorophyll

    • D. 

      Chloroplast

  • 47. 
    Living cells that have cell walls and no membrane bound nucleus are found in
    • A. 

      Bacteria cells

    • B. 

      Blue-green algae cells

    • C. 

      Eukaryotic cells

    • D. 

      Bacteria cells and blue-green algae cells

  • 48. 
    Plasma membrane is always found in
    • A. 

      Parenchyma cells

    • B. 

      Scelerenchyma cells

    • C. 

      Collenchyma cells

    • D. 

      A and c

  • 49. 
    A cell wall that has lignin in its structure
    • A. 

      Primary wall

    • B. 

      Secondary wall

    • C. 

      Might be primary or secondary wall

    • D. 

      Not here

  • 50. 
    amino acid molecules are subunits of
    • A. 

      Triglycerides

    • B. 

      Monosaccharides

    • C. 

      Lipid molecules

    • D. 

      Protein molecules

  • 51. 
    Plasmodesmata connects cytoplasm of
    • A. 

      Adjacent cells

    • B. 

      Cell wall surfaces

    • C. 

      Cell nuclei

    • D. 

      Not here

  • 52. 
    A nitrogen base that is not present in DNA
    • A. 

      Adenine

    • B. 

      Guanine

    • C. 

      Cytosine

    • D. 

      Uracil

  • 53. 
    A nitrogen base that is not found in RNA
    • A. 

      Adenine

    • B. 

      Cytosine

    • C. 

      Thymine

    • D. 

      Uracil

  • 54. 
    Peptide bond forms between
    • A. 

      Glucose molecules

    • B. 

      Amino acid molecules

    • C. 

      Triglyceride molecules

    • D. 

      DNA molecules

  • 55. 
    Substance of life
    • A. 

      Cytoplasm

    • B. 

      Hydrophilic molecules in cells

    • C. 

      Protoplasm molecule

    • D. 

      Not here

  • 56. 
    Hemi-cellulose is greater than cellulose in
    • A. 

      Primary cell wall

    • B. 

      Secondary cell wall

    • C. 

      Plasma membrane

    • D. 

      Cytoplasm of fungi cells

  • 57. 
    A plastid that is the site of photosynthesis
    • A. 

      Ribosomes

    • B. 

      Chlorophyll

    • C. 

      Chloroplast

    • D. 

      Not here

  • 58. 
    Cellular respiration is carried out in
    • A. 

      Ribosomes

    • B. 

      Mitochondrion

    • C. 

      Chloroplast

    • D. 

      Chlorophyll

  • 59. 
    Cells that lack membrane bounded nuclei
    • A. 

      Eukaryotic cells

    • B. 

      Prokaryotic cells

    • C. 

      Cellular organelles

    • D. 

      Incomplete cells

  • 60. 
    Small substances that are required for certain enzymes to complete their desired functions are
    • A. 

      Special types of stored products

    • B. 

      Cofactors

    • C. 

      Solid elements

    • D. 

      Oligosaccarides

  • 61. 
    List and describe 3 subfields of Botany
  • 62. 
    List and describe the types of chemical bonds
  • 63. 
    3 functional groups that give carbohydrates their characteristics