Basic Quiz On Cells! Test

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Basic Quiz On Cells! Test

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Who is the father of taxonomy?
    • A. 

      Linnaeus

    • B. 

      Aristotle

  • 2. 
    What is a characteristic that all living things have in common?
    • A. 

      Grow and get bigger

    • B. 

      Grow and develop

  • 3. 
    Which one is a characteristic that all living things have in common?
    • A. 

      Have 1 cell

    • B. 

      Have 1 or more cells

  • 4. 
    Which one is a characteristic that all living things have in common?
    • A. 

      Genetic material

    • B. 

      Food

  • 5. 
    Which one is a characteristic that all living things have in common?
    • A. 

      Use sunlight

    • B. 

      Use energy

  • 6. 
    Which one is a characteristic that all living things have in common?
    • A. 

      Reproduce sexually

    • B. 

      Reproduce

  • 7. 
    Which one is a characteristic that all living things have in common?
    • A. 

      Live in their environment

    • B. 

      Respond to their environment

  • 8. 
    __________ was the first scientist to classify things into groups ( plants and animals).
    • A. 

      Aristotle

    • B. 

      Linnaeus

  • 9. 
    _________________________ concluded that all plants parts were made of cells in 1838.
    • A. 

      Matthias Schleiden

    • B. 

      Theodor Schwann

  • 10. 
    ________________________ was the firs to discover single-celled organisms ( protists) in pond scum in 1673.
    • A. 

      Robert Hooke

    • B. 

      Anton von Leeuwenhoek

  • 11. 
    _____ are storage organelles that hang on to water, waste products, and food until they are needed.
    • A. 

      Golgi bodies

    • B. 

      Vacuoles

  • 12. 
    This is responsible for controlling what substances move into and out of the cell.
    • A. 

      Cell wall

    • B. 

      Cell membrane

  • 13. 
    The ____ is the control center of the cell.
    • A. 

      Cytoplasm

    • B. 

      Nucleus

  • 14. 
    The _____ are the powerhouse of the cell. They provide energy.
    • A. 

      Mitochondria

    • B. 

      Ribosomes

  • 15. 
    What are the types of cells?
    • A. 

      Plant and animal cells

    • B. 

      Eukaryotic and prokaryotic cells

  • 16. 
    Which kingdom has prokaryotic cells?
    • A. 

      Plants

    • B. 

      Archaebacteria

  • 17. 
    How many kingdoms are there currently?
    • A. 

      Six

    • B. 

      Seven

  • 18. 
    Which is a  part of the cell theory?
    • A. 

      All organisms need shelter.

    • B. 

      All organism have one or more cells.

  • 19. 
    Which is a part of the cell theory?
    • A. 

      All organisms need food.

    • B. 

      All cells come from existing cells

  • 20. 
    Which is a  part of the cell theory?
    • A. 

      The cell is the basic unit of all living things.

    • B. 

      All living things need oxygen.

  • 21. 
    How many levels of classification do we use today?
    • A. 

      Eight

    • B. 

      Seven

  • 22. 
    How many domains are there today?
    • A. 

      Three

    • B. 

      Six

  • 23. 
    How are plant cells different from animal cells?
    • A. 

      Large vacuole

    • B. 

      Cell membrane

  • 24. 
    How are plant cells different from animal cells?
    • A. 

      Chloroplast

    • B. 

      Mitochondria

  • 25. 
    How are plant cells different from animal cells?
    • A. 

      Cell wall

    • B. 

      Cell membrane