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Components of Living Things Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Plants have three different types of what?

Question 2 2. 'Simple squamous epithelial tissue' can be described as?

Question 3 3. Specific epithelial tissues are categorized by what two things?

Question 4 4. Identify the correct order of the following items, according to size (from smallest to largest):

Question 5 5. How many basic tissue types are there in humans?

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Question 6 6. What do ribosomes do in all living cells?

Question 7 7. Are the cell types in two organs from different organ systems the same?

Question 8 8. What would you compare the nucleus of the cell with?

Question 9 9. The next level of complexity after the organ system is what?

Question 10 10. What is the most basic unit of life?

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Question 11 11. What are the reactants of photosynthesis?

Question 12 12. What is the role of the pigment molecules in photosynthesis?

Question 13 13. Which of the following is the correct equation for photosynthesis?

Question 14 14. Which statement correctly describes what photosynthesis accomplishes?

Question 15 15. What happens to the solar light energy in photosynthesis?

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Question 16 16. When living cells break down molecules of food, energy is

Question 17 17. Energy is released from ATP when the bond is broken between

Question 18 18. In order to produce the most ATP, an organism needs to perform

Question 19 19. When games and competitions are held at high altitudes, athletes must specially train to postpone their cells from switching to

Question 20 20. The breakdown of organic compounds to produce ATP is known as

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Question 21 21. What is different about mitosis in fungi compared to plants and animals?

Question 22 22. What is binary fission?

Question 23 23. What is the main difference between mitosis in plant and animal cells

Question 24 24. What is cell division?

Question 25 25. What is mitosis?

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Question 26 26. Which organelle is described as the cell's detoxification center?

Question 27 27. Which of the following parts of a cell is the control center that contains DNA?

Question 28 28. Select the gel-like substance that contains the organelles in a cell.

Question 29 29. Mitochondria are the organelles that produce energy for the cell. The amount of mitochondria in a given type of cell depends on its function. Which of the following cells would you expect to have the highest amount of mitochondria?

Question 30 30. Pancreatic cells are constantly producing proteins that function as digestive enzymes. Pancreatic cells need to have lots of _____ to produce these proteins.

Components of Living Things Chapter Exam Instructions

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