AP Biology Chapter 4 Online Quiz

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AP Biology Chapter 4 Online Quiz

This Chapter 4 online quiz has 15 multiple choice and then a labeling section for the cell. You will have 90 minutes to complete this quiz and it is due by the end of the day on Sunday (11:59pm)


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The plasma membrane is
    • A. 

      A feature of all cells

    • B. 

      A feature of prokaryotic cells, but not eukaryotic cells

    • C. 

      A feature of plant cells, but not animal cells

    • D. 

      A feature of both plant and animal cells

  • 2. 
    A graduate student has begun work in a research laboratory that identifies and classifies single-celled organisms in soil and water samples collected from difficult to reach regions of the biosphere.  Her first assignment is to finish classifying a group of 10 specimens as prokaryotic or eukaryotic and to determine what tests are necessary to finish the identification.  She organized the data collected so far into the following chart. Presence (+) or Absence (-) of characteristics for Specimens S1-S5 and W1-W5 specimen designation cell wall nucleus chlorophyll mitochondria flagelle           S1         +     n.d.         +              +       -          S2         -       +          -            n.d.         +          S3       n.d.        -         +            -         +          S4       n.d.       n.d.         -           n.d.          -         S5       -         +          +             +       n.d.          W1         +         -          +              n.d.       -          W2         n.d.        +          n.d.            -        +          W3        +        -           -             -         +          W4        +       n.d.           -            +         -          W5        +        n.d.          +            n.d.         - n.d. = not determined Which specimens can definitely be classified as prokaryotes from the data presented?
    • A. 

      W3 only

    • B. 

      W3 and W4 only

    • C. 

      S3, W1, and W3 only

    • D. 

      S3, S4, W1, and W3 only

    • E. 

      S3, W1, W3, and W4 only

  • 3. 
    A cell wall primarily of cellulose is
    • A. 

      A feature of all cells

    • B. 

      A feature of prokaryotic cells, but not eukaryotic cells

    • C. 

      A feature of plant cells, but not animal cells

    • D. 

      A feature of both plant and animal cells

  • 4. 
    A chloroplast is
    • A. 

      A feature of all cells

    • B. 

      A feature of prokaryotic cells, but not eukaryotic cells

    • C. 

      A feature of plant cells, but not animal cells

    • D. 

      A feature of both plant and animal cells

  • 5. 
    The major site of energy production within a cell is the 
    • A. 

      Nucleus

    • B. 

      Ribosomes

    • C. 

      Golgi Apparatus

    • D. 

      Lysosome

    • E. 

      Mitochondria

  • 6. 
    The organelle that modifies and packages the cell's proteins for export is the 
    • A. 

      Nucleus

    • B. 

      Ribosomes

    • C. 

      Golgi Apparatus

    • D. 

      Lysosome

    • E. 

      Mitochondria

  • 7. 
    The organelle that contains hydrolytic enzymes for the digestion of ingested materials is the 
    • A. 

      Nucleus

    • B. 

      Ribosomes

    • C. 

      Golgi Apparatus

    • D. 

      Lysosome

    • E. 

      Mitochondria

  • 8. 
    All of the following are components of the cytoskeleton EXCEPT
    • A. 

      Chromosomes

    • B. 

      Intermediate filaments

    • C. 

      Microtubules

    • D. 

      Microfilaments

  • 9. 
    In which part(s) of this cell is the majority of its energy produced with the accompanying use of oxygen and production of carbon dioxide?
    • A. 

      I only

    • B. 

      II only

    • C. 

      Both I and II

    • D. 

      IV only

    • E. 

      I, II, and IV together

  • 10. 
    A graduate student has begun work in a research laboratory that identifies and classifies single-celled organisms in soil and water samples collected from difficult to reach regions of the biosphere.  Her first assignment is to finish classifying a group of 10 specimens as prokaryotic or eukaryotic and to determine what tests are necessary to finish the identification.  She organized the data collected so far into the following chart. Presence (+) or Absence (-) of characteristics for Specimens S1-S5 and W1-W5 specimen designation cell wall nucleus chlorophyll mitochondria flagelle           S1         +     n.d.         +              +       -          S2         -       +          -            n.d.         +          S3       n.d.        -         +            -         +          S4       n.d.       n.d.         -           n.d.          -         S5       -         +          +             +       n.d.          W1         +         -          +              n.d.       -          W2         n.d.        +          n.d.            -        +          W3        +        -           -             -         +          W4        +       n.d.           -            +         -          W5        +        n.d.          +            n.d.         - n.d. = not determined Which specimens from the data above can definitely be classified as eukaryotes from the data presented?
    • A. 

      S5 only

    • B. 

      S2 and S5 only

    • C. 

      S2, S5, and W2 only

    • D. 

      S1, S2, S5, W2 and W4 only

    • E. 

      S1, S2, S5, W2, W4, and W5 only

  • 11. 
    A protein that will be exported from the cell would generally travel through which of the following organelles? In which part(s) of this cell is the majority of its energy produced with the accompanying use of oxygen and production of carbon dioxide?
    • A. 

      I and then II

    • B. 

      II and then I

    • C. 

      III and then VI

    • D. 

      VI and then III

    • E. 

      V and then III and then VI

  • 12. 
    Which of the following is not a part of the cell theory?
    • A. 

      Cells are the smallest living things?

    • B. 

      Cells develop through endosymbiosis

    • C. 

      All organisms are composed of one or more cells

    • D. 

      Cells arise only by division of previously existing cells

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 13. 
    Cells that secrete a large amount of lipids have more ______ then cells that do not secrete lipids.
    • A. 

      Smooth ER's

    • B. 

      Peroxisomes

    • C. 

      Plastids

    • D. 

      Rough ER's

    • E. 

      Lysosomes

  • 14. 
    A transport vesicle containing proteins from the RER will travel to the
    • A. 

      Cell membrane

    • B. 

      Cis face of the Golgi Body

    • C. 

      Smooth ER

    • D. 

      Nucleus

    • E. 

      Trans face of Golgi Body

  • 15. 
    If all the lysosomes within a cell suddenly ruptured, what would be the most likely result?
    • A. 

      The macromolecules in the cytosol would begin to break down

    • B. 

      More proteins would be made

    • C. 

      The DNA within mitochondria would break down

    • D. 

      The mitochondria and chloroplasts would divide

    • E. 

      There would be no change in cell function

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