Grade 8 Science - Cells

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8th Grade Science Quizzes & Trivia

Prepare for tests and exams using this review quiz on cells.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which of the following is false?
    • A. 

      The nucleus controls all activity in the cell

    • B. 

      The nucleus carries DNA

    • C. 

      The plant cell has no nucleus

    • D. 

      The nuclear membrane connects with the endoplasmic reticulum

  • 2. 
    A ___________________ organism has only one cell.
  • 3. 
    Which is a function of the mitochondria?
    • A. 

      Carries DNA

    • B. 

      Stores wastes

    • C. 

      Creates energy for cell

    • D. 

      Stores proteins

  • 4. 
    Which is false?
    • A. 

      Vacuoles sometimes store waste

    • B. 

      Plant cells have one large vacuole

    • C. 

      Animal cells have more than one vacuole

    • D. 

      Vacuoles are used to break down worn out organelles

  • 5. 
    Which of the following is not present in an animal cell?
    • A. 

      Vacuole

    • B. 

      Cell Wall

    • C. 

      Lysosomes

    • D. 

      Golgi Body

  • 6. 
    Bacteria are..
    • A. 

      Eukaryotic cells

    • B. 

      Prokaryotic cells

    • C. 

      Are always sphere-shaped

    • D. 

      Are always spiral-shaped

  • 7. 
  • 8. 
    An example of a response to a stimulus is...
    • A. 

      Answering this question

    • B. 

      Blinking when a bright light is shone into your face

    • C. 

      Staring at a blank TV screen

    • D. 

      Waking up naturally in the morning

  • 9. 
    ______________ is a cell in which there are very few organelles and those organelles are NOT enclosed in a membrane.
  • 10. 
    Cells extract energy from their food by means of...
    • A. 

      Chlorophyll

    • B. 

      Photosynthesis

    • C. 

      Cellular respiratation

    • D. 

      Osmosis