Nucleus Lesson for Kids: Definition & Function


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Which structure in the nucleus allows cellular material to pass through the nuclear membrane enter the nucleus?

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1. How many layers does the nuclear membrane have?

2. Which of the following statements is INCORRECT?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

A cell's nucleus has many parts and jobs. You'll be asked to describe the nucleus and answer questions about its different parts.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

This quiz will ask you to:

  • Know what part of the nucleus allows material to enter it
  • Understand how many layers the nuclear membrane has
  • Recognize true and false statements about the nucleus
  • Describe the nucleus
  • Compare nucleoplasm to another cellular material

Skills Practiced

You'll use the following skills:

  • Information recall - remember what you learned about the different parts of the nucleus
  • Knowledge application - use what you know about the nucleus to tell how many layers the nuclear membrane has
  • Distinguishing differences - be able to tell the difference between true and false statements about the nucleus

Additional Learning

The related lesson called Nucleus Lesson for Kids: Definition & Function will give you more information on this topic. The lesson helps you:

  • Learn what a nucleus does
  • Name the different parts of a nucleus
  • Understand what a nucleolus makes