Prokaryotes & Eukaryotes: Definition & Examples


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Which of the following does not have a nucleus?

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1. The DNA of prokaryotes _________.

2. Which of the following is an example of an eukaryote?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and corresponding worksheet will help you gauge your knowledge of prokaryotes and eukaryotes. Topics you'll need to know to pass the quiz include the characteristics of DNA in bacteria and an example of a eukaryote.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use this printable worksheet and quiz to review:

  • Characteristics of DNA in bacteria
  • Examples of eukaryotes
  • Example of a prokaryote
  • Organelle found in prokaryotes

Skills Practiced

  • Interpreting information - verify you can read information regarding the characteristics of DNA in bacteria and interpret it correctly
  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related science lesson
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the organelle found in prokaryotes

Additional Learning

To learn more, review the corresponding lesson titled Prokaryotes & Eukaryotes: Definition & Examples. This lesson will help you:

  • Understand what a prokaryote is
  • Explain the characteristics common to prokaryotes
  • Identify common types of prokaryotes
  • Describe the difference between a prokaryote and a eukaryote
  • Appreciate the features and types of eukaryotes