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Cell Biology Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. How do large proteins enter the cell?

Question 2 2. Where is the starting point of ribosome synthesis?

Question 3 3. Which of the following could trigger the lytic cycle of a bacteriophage?

Question 4 4. Which of the following describes a process that involves viral replications and assembly within a host, followed by bursting the host cell wall?

Question 5 5. Protons pumped into the central vacuole can affect this space by making it:

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Question 6 6. A plant cell in a hypertonic solution will respond by:

Question 7 7. Which of the following is true of the lysosome?

Question 8 8. Which process best describes nonspecific internalization of dissolved substances outside the cell?

Question 9 9. Chemical energy is required for active transport to establish a specific concentration gradient. In a sodium potassium-pump, chemical energy specifically serves to help the pump

Question 10 10. Why does active transport require energy?

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Question 11 11. What is another term for the intracellular space?

Question 12 12. Carbohydrates in the cell membrane contribute to…

Question 13 13. How is the phospholipid bilayer oriented?

Question 14 14. Which of the following is NOT true of the phosphate group in a phospholipid? The phosphate group is…

Question 15 15. Which of the following functions is carried out by intermediate filaments but not microtubules?

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Question 16 16. The following cytoskeleton component(s) can be dynamic, shrinking and growing by adding and subtracting subunits:

Question 17 17. Which of the following is NOT contained in a chloroplast?

Question 18 18. In what singular part is chlorophyll located?

Question 19 19. Where are the A, P, and E sites located?

Question 20 20. Where can you NOT find ribosomes performing translation?

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Question 21 21. Which part of the endomembrane system synthesizes lipids and steroids?

Question 22 22. What type of cell might have more smooth ER?

Question 23 23. What type of transport uses membrane proteins to passively move solutes?

Question 24 24. Which type of integral membrane protein helps molecules move across the cell membrane by binding and releasing them?

Question 25 25. Which is a membrane-bound organelle?

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Question 26 26. The purpose of _____ is to provide separation and compartmentalization of processes in eukaryotes.

Question 27 27. On the following diagram, which number indicates the cristae?

Question 28 28. On the following diagram, which number indicates where DNA is located?

Question 29 29. The _____ is a double membrane that shields the nucleus.

Question 30 30. After the bacteriophage uses its tail fibers to attach to the bacterial host, what will happen next in the lytic cycle?

Cell Biology Chapter Exam Instructions

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