What is Cell Theory? - Definition, Timeline & Parts


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Which part of cell theory describes how an amoeba can make a copy of itself through reproduction?

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1. Which scientist observed room-like structures and named them cells?

2. If you were to use a microscope to view the smallest unit of a living thing, what would you see?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

You'll be quizzed here on things like the cell theory's different parts, the coining of the term cells, and cell formation.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

More particularly, you're going to be asked about:

  • The part of cell theory describing amoeba reproduction
  • Predominant scientists of the study of cells
  • The smallest living organism
  • Ways in which cells are formed

Skills Practiced

  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding cells
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding the cell theory and interpret it correctly
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about important figures in regards to cell studies

Additional Learning

Take advantage of the opportunity to read our related lesson, What is Cell Theory? - Definition, Timeline & Parts. Doing this will further your knowledge of topics like:

  • Cell theory's definition
  • Parts of the cell theory
  • Evolution of the cell theory