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Cell Structure and Function

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  • Q1
    Animal cells have all of the following EXCEPT
    mitochondria
    nucleus
    cell membrane
    chloroplasts
    30s
  • Q2
    Which cell structures are sometimes found attached to the endoplasmic reticulum?
    ribosomes
    nuclei
    chloroplasts
    mitochondria
    30s
  • Q3
    Which process ALWAYS involves the movement of materials from inside the cell to outside the cell?
    endocytosis
    osmosis
    exocytosis
    phagocytosis
    30s
  • Q4
    Which of the following is an example of active transport?
    facilitated diffusion
    endocytosis
    osmosis
    simple diffusion
    30s
  • Q5
    The difference between prokaryotic and eukaryotic cells involves the presence of
    genetic material (DNA)
    cell membrane
    a nucleus
    chloroplasts
    30s
  • Q6
    What would you expect to happen to an animal cell if you placed it in fresh water?
    lysis
    shrink
    plasmolysis
    crenation
    30s
  • Q7
    In many cells, the structure that controls the cell's activities is the
    ribosome
    nucleus
    cell membrane
    chloroplast
    30s
  • Q8
    Cell membranes contain a bilayer fromed by
    phospholipids and cellulose
    phospholipids and proteins
    proteins only
    phospholipids only
    30s
  • Q9
    The movement of water molecules across a selectively permeable membrane is known as
    osmosis
    phagocytosis
    exocytosis
    endocytosis
    30s
  • Q10
    A substance that moves by passive transport tends to move
    away from the area where it is less concentrated
    toward the area where it is more concentrated
    away from equilibrium
    away from the area where it is more concentrated
    30s
  • Q11
    In a hypertonic solution, what happens to a plant cell?
    plasmolysis
    burst
    lysis
    crenation
    30s
  • Q12
    Sucrose is a sugar molecule. In this experiment, sucrose probably entered the cell by means of
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    phagocytosis
    endocytosis
    active transport
    osmosis
    30s
  • Q13
    Based on the graph, the rate of sucrose uptake
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    was constant between 30 and 40 mmol/L.
    was less at 25 mmol/L than 5 mmol/L.
    decreased at varying rates from 0 to 30 mmol/L.
    increased at a constant rate from 0 to 30 mmol/L.
    30s

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