Introduction To Cells Quiz

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  • 1. 
    Which of the following is not made up of cells?
    • A. 

      Pine cones

    • B. 

      Sand

    • C. 

      Dog

    • D. 

      Leaf

  • 2. 
    A structure that is found in plant cells but not in animal cells is a
    • A. 

      Nucleus

    • B. 

      Cell membrane

    • C. 

      Nuclear membrane

    • D. 

      Cell wall

  • 3. 
    The more active a cell is, the more of these structures it has.  What are these structures?
    • A. 

      Ribosomes

    • B. 

      Chromosomes

    • C. 

      Mitochondria

    • D. 

      Vacuoles

  • 4. 
    The structure that allows materials to pass in and out of the cell is the
    • A. 

      Cell membrane

    • B. 

      Nuclear membrane

    • C. 

      Endoplasmic reticulum

    • D. 

      Vacuole

  • 5. 
    The movement of water molecules from an area of greater concentration of water to an area of lesser concentration of water is called
    • A. 

      Mitosis

    • B. 

      Osmosis

    • C. 

      Diffusion

    • D. 

      Metabolism

  • 6. 
    The phase of mitosis during which the chromosome pairs line up along the middle, or the equator, of the cell is called
    • A. 

      Anaphase

    • B. 

      Prophase

    • C. 

      Telophase

    • D. 

      Metaphase

  • 7. 
    The period of time during which a cell is not dividing is called
    • A. 

      Interphase

    • B. 

      Telophase

    • C. 

      Anaphase

    • D. 

      Metaphase

  • 8. 
    Which structures pass on the traits of the cell to new cells?
    • A. 

      Chromosomes

    • B. 

      Endoplasmic reticulum

    • C. 

      Mitochondria

    • D. 

      Ribosomes

  • 9. 
    Which level of organization goes from simplest to the most complex?
    • A. 

      Organism, cells, organ, organ system, tissues

    • B. 

      Cells, organs, tissues, organ system, organism

    • C. 

      Cells, tissues, organ system, organ, organism

    • D. 

      Cells, tissues, organs, organ systems, organism

  • 10. 
    In what level of organization would you place the liver?
    • A. 

      Cells

    • B. 

      Organ

    • C. 

      Organ system

    • D. 

      Tissue

  • 11. 
    In what level of organization would you place the digestive system?
    • A. 

      Cells

    • B. 

      Tissues

    • C. 

      Organs

    • D. 

      Organ system

  • 12. 
    • A. 

      They both go from levels of high concentration to low concentration through a cell membrane without requiring energy.

    • B. 

      They both require energy.

    • C. 

      They both go from low concentration to higher concentration through a cell membrane without requiring energy.

    • D. 

      They both deal with water.