Copyright
GCSE Biology: Practice & Study Guide  /  Science Courses

Test Prep Plan - Take a practice test

Take this practice test to check your existing knowledge of the course material. We'll review your answers and create a Test Prep Plan for you based on your results.
How Test Prep Plans work
1
Answer 50 questions
Test your existing knowledge.
2
View your test results
Based on your results, we'll create a customized Test Prep Plan just for you!
3
Study smarter
Study more effectively: skip concepts you already know and focus on what you still need to learn.

Cell Structure & Differentiation Chapter Exam

Exam Instructions:

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

Page 1

Question 1 1. Growth media is

Question 2 2. Which of the following statements about bacterial growth is FALSE?

Question 3 3. A pure culture contains

Question 4 4. Which two organelles are involved in maintaining a plant's turgor pressure?

Question 5 5. Which of the following is NOT a type of plant cell?

Page 2

Question 6 6. Which of the following statements is NOT true of collenchyma cells?

Question 7 7. Which of the following is not a type of reproductive cell?

Question 8 8. Which is the basic unit of life?

Question 9 9. How are red blood cells specialized?

Question 10 10. The DNA of prokaryotes _________.

Page 3

Question 11 11. The only organelles found inside prokaryotes are _______.

Question 12 12. Which of the following is an example of a prokaryote?

Question 13 13. Which of the following types of microscope first allowed us to view the atom directly?

Question 14 14. Which of the following is NOT a use of microscopy?

Question 15 15. What is microscopy?

Page 4

Question 16 16. Which of these is an organelle plant cells have but animal cells do not?

Question 17 17. What is the function of the Golgi apparatus?

Question 18 18. What is made when DNA condenses during cell division?

Question 19 19. Signaling molecules ______.

Question 20 20. ______ is how generic embryonic cells become specialized cells.

Page 5

Question 21 21. Which is NOT true of gene expression?

Question 22 22. What is the generation time of a culture of bacteria if it grows from 100 cells to 800 cells in six hours?

Question 23 23. Which of the following refers to the time required for one cell to become two cells?

Question 24 24. The stage when no bacterial growth occurs is called the:

Question 25 25. What does magnification mean?

Page 6

Question 26 26. All of the following describe a loupe BUT which condition?

Question 27 27. What is the main difference between tools that are used for microscopic magnification?

Question 28 28. A carbohydrate isolated from marine algae and used as a thickener in culture media is

Question 29 29. Choose the analogy that is the most accurate.

Question 30 30. How are nerve cells specialized?

Cell Structure & Differentiation Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

Support