Theodor Schwann: Discovery, Cell Theory & Contributions Video


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Which of the following was one of Theodor Schwann's discoveries?

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1. Which theory did Theodor Schwann disprove?

2. Which of the following states Theodor Schwann's contribution to the cell theory?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

With the help of this quiz and worksheet, you can find out how much you know about the work of Theodor Schwann. The quiz requires you to be familiar with what he discovered and other contributions he made to science.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Here's what the quiz covers:

  • One of Theodor Schwann's discoveries
  • A theory he disproved
  • His contribution to the cell theory
  • What he discovered about the process of fermentation
  • His contribution to science with regards to tissues in animals

Skills Practiced

  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer a question about one of Theodor Schwann's discoveries
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding Theodor Schwann's contribution to the cell theory
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information about the theory Theodor Schwann disproved and interpret it correctly

Additional Learning

Learn more about Schwann with the lesson titled Theodor Schwann: Discovery, Cell Theory & Contributions. Here's a brief look at topics in this lesson:

  • Schwann's discovery concerning the brain communicating with the body
  • The meaning of 'cell theory'
  • What Matthias Schleiden proposed
  • The definition of 'notochord'