Understanding Cell Structure & Functions Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Bacteria use which type of cell division?

Question 2 2. Which type of cell division creates sperm or egg cells?

Question 3 3. What are the two steps of protein synthesis?

Question 4 4. Which of the following are functions of proteins in the body?

Question 5 5. Which of the following is NOT a characteristic of multicellular organisms?

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Question 6 6. Why would damaged epithelium be covered with a bandage?

Question 7 7. Which of the following is NOT one of the elements found in all four macromolecules (proteins, nucleic acids, carbohydrates, and lipids)?

Question 8 8. Which of the following best describes carbohydrates?

Question 9 9. What makes carbon such a versatile molecule for building biomolecules?

Question 10 10. Which of the following elements is NOT one of the six common to all living things?

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Question 11 11. Which of the following describes prokaryotic DNA?

Question 12 12. What do all eukaryotes have that prokaryotes do not?

Question 13 13. Why are scientists debating if viruses are living organisms?

Question 14 14. Which of the following is the best definition of a virion?

Question 15 15. Select an organism that does NOT have a cell wall.

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Question 16 16. Which of the following organelles is the power house of an eukaryotic cell?

Question 17 17. Which of the following are purposes of protein synthesis?

Question 18 18. Proteins called enzymes are important for us to digest our food. Some people are missing a protein called lactase that breaks down the sugar in milk, lactose. What problems would these people have?

Question 19 19. 'Development' is best described as

Question 20 20. Asexual reproduction

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Question 21 21. What is the function of the Golgi apparatus?

Question 22 22. What is made when DNA condenses during cell division?

Question 23 23. Tightly wound segments of DNA are also known as what?

Question 24 24. Why are proteins important for cells?

Question 25 25. How do you know that the process of trapping particles in mucus in the lungs is helpful?

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Question 26 26. Which macromolecule would likely contain selenium?

Question 27 27. What is the term for molecules that do NOT include carbon?

Question 28 28. The purpose of _____ is to provide separation and compartmentalization of processes in eukaryotes.

Question 29 29. Which of the following are present in ALL virions?

Question 30 30. Select the organism that does NOT have a nucleus in its cell.

Understanding Cell Structure & Functions Chapter Exam Instructions

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