A Biology Quiz: How Well Do You Know Parts Of A Cell?

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A Biology Quiz: How Well Do You Know Parts Of A Cell?

How Well Do You Know Parts of A Cell? Cells are diverse, but some parts are common in each. Some of these parts include the plasma membrane, cytoplasm, ribosomes, and DNA. Did you properly understand our discussion on the parts of a cell? The review questions below will help you refresh your memory. Give them a try!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which part of the cell has the genetic material and is often called the "brain of the cell?"
    • A. 

      Nuclear membrane

    • B. 

      Ribosome

    • C. 

      Nucleolus

    • D. 

      Nucleus

    • E. 

      Endoplasmic reticulum

  • 2. 
    Which structure is found in plant cells and not in animal cells?
    • A. 

      Centriole

    • B. 

      Cell wall

    • C. 

      Nucleus

    • D. 

      Endoplasmic reticulum

    • E. 

      Plasma membrane

  • 3. 
    Which part of the cell makes the basic amino acid chain for proteins?
    • A. 

      Ribosomes

    • B. 

      Endoplasmic reticulum

    • C. 

      Golgi apparatus (also known as (aka) Golgi body)

    • D. 

      Centriole

  • 4. 
    Which part of the cell is responsible for packaging and transporting substances made in the cell?
    • A. 

      Endoplasmic Reticulum

    • B. 

      Mitochondria

    • C. 

      Golgi apparatus (aka Golgi body)

    • D. 

      Mitochondria

    • E. 

      Vacuole

  • 5. 
    Which part of the cell is responsible for breaking down used organelles and essentially "digesting" substances?
    • A. 

      Ribosomes

    • B. 

      Lysosomes

    • C. 

      Golgi apparatus

    • D. 

      Vacuoles

  • 6. 
    Which organelle is responsible for the chemical energy needed for the cell to function?
    • A. 

      Mitochondria

    • B. 

      Ribosomes

    • C. 

      Lysosomes

    • D. 

      Golgi apparatus

    • E. 

      Nucleus

  • 7. 
    Which organelle uses energy from sunlight to make glucose?
    • A. 

      Mitochondria

    • B. 

      Nucleus

    • C. 

      Chloroplasts

    • D. 

      Vacuoles

  • 8. 
    Which part of the cell is made up of a network of filaments that maintains the cell structure?
    • A. 

      Cytoplasm

    • B. 

      Endoplasmic reticulum

    • C. 

      Cytoskeleton

    • D. 

      Vacuoles

  • 9. 
    Which is NOT found in a prokaryotic cell?
    • A. 

      Cell membrane

    • B. 

      Cell wall

    • C. 

      Nucleus

    • D. 

      Cytoplasm

  • 10. 
    Which part of the cell makes substances that do NOT contain proteins?
    • A. 

      Smooth endoplasmic reticulum

    • B. 

      Ribosomes

    • C. 

      Nucleolus

    • D. 

      Rough Endoplasmic Reticulum

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