Cell Biology Pre Test

Welcome to your Cell Biology Pre Test

1. The diagram below shows parts of a cell. Which organelle stores the information that determines an individual’s blood type?
2. In the 1800s two scientists, Theodor Schwann and Matthias Schleiden, studied different types of organisms. After many years of studying a great variety of organisms, they drew similar but independent conclusions about their observations. Schwann studied animals and concluded that all animals are made of cells. Schleiden studied plants and concluded that all plants are made of cells. What statement was developed most directly from these conclusions and is part of the modern cell theory?
3. Choose the best option:
4. Plants use energy from sunlight, water, and carbon dioxide to produce sugar. Which structure is found only in plant cells and helps plants capture energy from sunlight?
5. The human body is composed of organ systems. Which list represents a system organized from least to most complex?
6. A single-celled organism can be classified as a prokaryote based on the absence of –
The picture shows a student using a microscope to study a prepared slide of a single-celled organism.
 
7. Which cellular process takes place in the ribosomes that are bound to the endoplasmic reticulum?
8. What is TRUE about the inside of an animal cell?
9. What is TRUE about the size and shape of cells?
10. What would a biologist see if she examined a small piece of a leaf from a plant and a small piece of a root from the same plant through a microscope?