Cell Structures (Parts Of A Cell)

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Cell Quizzes & Trivia

Chapter 1, Section 3


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Check the structures found in a cell:
    • A. 

      Cell membrane

    • B. 

      Cell floor

    • C. 

      Nucleolus

  • 2. 
    The following structures are found inside a nucleus:
    • A. 

      Nuclear membrane

    • B. 

      Chromatin

    • C. 

      Cell membrane

  • 3. 
    The Chromatin contains genetic material that tells a cell what to do.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    In the nucleolus, ribosomes are made, and ribosomes are the _____________________________ where proteins are made.
  • 5. 
    The region between the cell membrane and the nucleus is ________________________________________.
  • 6. 
    Powerhouses of the cell are the:
    • A. 

      Nucleus

    • B. 

      Mitochondria

    • C. 

      Cell membrane

  • 7. 
    The endoplasmic reticulum is a maze of passageways in the nucleus.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Ribosomes are protein making bodies that are stuck on the outside of the endoplasmic reticulum.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    When protein leaves the ribosomes (protein making factories) through the endoplasmic reticulum (passageway in the cytoplasm), it goes straight to the___________________________________.
  • 10. 
    Golgi bodies can be thought of the mailroom of the cell.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    A chloroplast:
    • A. 

      Is only found in animal cells

    • B. 

      Is an organelle that captures sunlight to make food for the cell

    • C. 

      Uses water to make food for the cell

  • 12. 
    Vacuoles do not save food for the future.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    A lysosome is the part of the cell that:
    • A. 

      Can be thought of as the "clean up crew"

    • B. 

      Breaks down large food into smaller pieces

    • C. 

      Is only in animal cells

  • 14. 
    A bacterial cell is much smaller than a plant or animal cell and does not have a nucleus.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    An organism whose cells lack a nucleus is called a _______________________________.
  • 16. 
    Organisms whose cells contain a nucleus and many of the organelles is called a ____________________________.