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Cell Transport Practice

Quiz by Kalki Kathiravan

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  • Q1

    Which of the following structures serves as the cell's boundary from its environment?

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    nucleus 

    cell boundary 

    cell membrane

    lysosome

    30s
  • Q2

    What are the functions of the cell membrane?

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    create ribosomes for protein synthesis

    protect the cell from its extracellular environment.

    communicate with other cells 

    regulates what enters and leaves the cell

    30s
  • Q3

    Which type of cell transport do not require cell energy?

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    passive transport

    active transport 

    exocytosis

    endocytosis

    30s
  • Q4

    The diffusion of water across a selectively permeable membrane is called...

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    endocytosis

    active transport

    osmosis

    pinocytosis

    30s
  • Q5

    A substance that moves by passive transport tends to move...

    from an area of high concentration to an area of low concentration. 

    away from an area of equilibrium to an area of high concentration

    from an area of high concentration to an area of equilibrium 

    from an area of low concentration to an area of high concentration

    30s
  • Q6

    Which of the following is an example of active transport?

    endocytosis

    diffusion

    osmosis

    facilitated diffusion

    30s
  • Q7

    The process by which PARTICLES move from an area of high concentration to an area of low concentration

    endocytosis 

    diffusion

    osmotic pressure

    exocytosis 

    30s
  • Q8

    The process in which molecules cannot directly diffuse across a membrane and pass through special protein channels 

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    facilitated diffusion

    diffusion

    active transport

    osmosis 

    30s
  • Q9

    Which process is illustrated in this picture, given that the particles shown are water molecules? Is energy required?

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    Yes, osmosis

    Yes, exocytosis 

    No, diffusion

    No, osmosis

    30s
  • Q10

    Which beaker shows a cell in a hypertonic solution?

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    None

    C

    A

    B

    30s
  • Q11

    Which protein channel allows water to pass through the cell membrane by facilitated diffusion?

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    water pump 

    aquaporin

    sodium-potassium pump 

    isotonic channel

    30s
  • Q12

    In this process, the cell takes in materials from outside the cell by forming a pocket around the materials which later becomes a vesicle within the cytoplasm. 

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    facilitated active transport 

    exocytosis 

    endocytosis 

    molecular transport. 

    30s
  • Q13

    What type of active transport is the image a diagram of?

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    endocytosis 

    cell recognition

    cell signaling

    exocytosis 

    30s
  • Q14

    What component of the cell membrane uses ATP to change shape and move substances from one sides of the membrane to another? (From low to high concentrations)

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    active transport- with protein pump 

    facilitated diffusion

    endocytosis 

    exocytosis 

    30s
  • Q15

    What will happen to a cell placed in an isotonic solution?

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    it will shrink 

    it will swell

    it will explode (lyse) 

    nothing- equal amount of water going in and out 

    30s

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