Rough Endoplasmic Reticulum: Definition, Structure & Functions


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Rough endoplasmic reticulum is rough because it is covered with ______.

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1. The ribosomes on the surface of the rough endoplasmic reticulum produce ______.

2. The rough endoplasmic reticulum has ______.

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

The questions on the quiz will test you on the characteristics of the rough endoplasmic reticulum. They will present you with a sentence and you will need to complete it with the correct term.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

You will be tested on the following:

  • Rough endoplasmic reticulum
  • Ribosomes
  • Size and purpose of the rough endoplasmic reticulum's surface area
  • Smooth endoplasmic reticulum

Skills Practiced

You will practice the following skills:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related biology lesson
  • Making connections - use understanding of the concept of rough endoplasmic reticulum
  • Distinguishing differences - compare and contrast topics from the lesson, such as rough endoplasmic reticulum and smooth endoplasmic reticulum

Additional Learning

You can enrich your understanding of this subject even more by reading the corresponding lesson titled Rough Endoplasmic Reticulum: Definition, Structure & Functions. The lesson has these objectives:

  • Defining rough endoplasmic reticulum
  • Exploring the structure of rough endoplasmic reticulum
  • Explaining the function of rough endoplasmic reticulum