What Do You Know About Cell Membrane And Cell Wall? Trivia Quiz

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What Do You Know About Cell Membrane And Cell Wall? Trivia Quiz

Explore and discover the significance of the cell wall and the cell membrane!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    All of these organisms have a cell wall in their cells except for...?
    • A. 

      Animals

    • B. 

      Vascular plants

    • C. 

      Fungi

    • D. 

      Protists

    • E. 

      Nonvascular plants

  • 2. 
    • A. 

      Permeable

    • B. 

      Rigidness

    • C. 

      Semi-permeable

    • D. 

      Porous

    • E. 

      Both c and d

  • 3. 
    This is the way that the cell membrane is able to allow material to pass in and out with energy.
    • A. 

      Active transport

    • B. 

      Osmosis

    • C. 

      Passive transport

    • D. 

      Diffusion

    • E. 

      Facilitated transport

  • 4. 
    Which of these proteins help cells of the same type stick together in the proper tissues?
    • A. 

      Communication

    • B. 

      Receptor

    • C. 

      Recognition

    • D. 

      Adhesion

    • E. 

      Passive transporters

  • 5. 
    What is the most abundant component of the cell membrane?
    • A. 

      Phospholipids

    • B. 

      Carbohydrates

    • C. 

      Proteins

    • D. 

      Fats

    • E. 

      Sterols

  • 6. 
    Which of these allows for metabolic activity by separating the cell from the outside enviroment?
    • A. 

      Cell wall

    • B. 

      Proteins

    • C. 

      Cell membrane

    • D. 

      Lipids

    • E. 

      Secondary cell wall

  • 7. 
    Which one of these features will allow it the cell to prevent from bursting from water pressure?
    • A. 

      Cell wall

    • B. 

      Cell membrane

    • C. 

      Phospholipids

    • D. 

      Proteins

    • E. 

      Adhesion proteins

  • 8. 
    Where is the secondary cell wall located?
    • A. 

      B/n plasma membrane and primary cell wall

    • B. 

      The outermost layer of the plant cell

    • C. 

      B/n nucleus and plasma membrane

    • D. 

      B/n cell membrane and plasma membrane

    • E. 

      In animals cells

  • 9. 
    Which type of molecules in the cell wall are laid down in the gluey matrix of ropelike strands?
    • A. 

      Lipids

    • B. 

      Chitin

    • C. 

      Cellulose

    • D. 

      Lignin

    • E. 

      Polysaccharides

  • 10. 
    What is the outermost layer of plant cells?
    • A. 

      Plasma membrane

    • B. 

      Secondary cell wall

    • C. 

      Cell wall

    • D. 

      Cytoplasm

    • E. 

      Chitin membrane

  • 11. 
    What aspect of the cell wall does not allow pathogens to enter it?
    • A. 

      Porous

    • B. 

      Semi-permeable

    • C. 

      Rigidity

    • D. 

      Mechanical strength

  • 12. 
    25% of the cell wall of woody plants are made out of what...?
    • A. 

      Cytoplasm

    • B. 

      Mitochondria

    • C. 

      Cellulose

    • D. 

      Chloroplasts

    • E. 

      Lignin

  • 13. 
    What is a barrier to water-soluble substances?
    • A. 

      Cell wall

    • B. 

      Cell membrane

    • C. 

      Lipid bilayer

    • D. 

      Cellulose

    • E. 

      Pectin

  • 14. 
    What is the difference between communication and receptor proteins?
    • A. 

      Receptor proteins are part of the cell wall while communication proteins are not.

    • B. 

      Communication proteins join heart muscle cells while receptor proteins change the cell activities.

    • C. 

      Communication proteins send signals between the parts within the cell while the receptor proteins help identify each cell.

    • D. 

      There are no differences.

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 15. 
    What pumps specific solutes to the more concentrated side?
    • A. 

      Active transporters

    • B. 

      Passive transporters

    • C. 

      ATP

    • D. 

      ER

    • E. 

      The nucleus

  • 16. 
    When identifying a cell, what does it mean for the cell to be "nonself"?
    • A. 

      Belonging to the body

    • B. 

      Belonging to the tissue

    • C. 

      Non-existent

    • D. 

      Foreign to the body

  • 17. 
    In the lipid bilayer, what is the function of the hydrogen bonds?
    • A. 

      They transport signals through the cell

    • B. 

      They increase the rigidity

    • C. 

      They block the pathogens from entering

    • D. 

      They are actually not part of the bilayer

    • E. 

      They help proteins associate with the phospholipids

  • 18. 
    What does mechanical strength do?
    • A. 

      Protects the cell wall

    • B. 

      Enlarges the cell wall

    • C. 

      Supports the cell wall

    • D. 

      Regulates molecules between the wall and membrane

    • E. 

      A and C

  • 19. 
    What is between the primary and secondary cell wall?
    • A. 

      Cellulose

    • B. 

      Gluey pectin layer

    • C. 

      Cytoplasm

    • D. 

      Lignin

    • E. 

      Wax

  • 20. 
    How are the cellulose molecules laid down?
    • A. 

      In flat layers

    • B. 

      In circular layers

    • C. 

      In gluey matrix of rope like strands

    • D. 

      In elliptical layers