Cell Biology Quiz
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Cell Biology Quiz

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What is the main function of the cell membrane?

Controls movement of materials into and out of the cell

Which organelle is responsible for absorbing sunlight to create food through photosynthesis?

Chloroplast

What is the function of chromosomes in a cell?

Stores genetic information

According to the Cell Theory, where do all cells come from?

<p>Preexisting cells</p> Signup and view all the answers

What is the function of the nucleus in a cell?

<p>Directs the cell to function</p> Signup and view all the answers

What is the main purpose of a compound microscope?

<p>To observe specimens at a close level</p> Signup and view all the answers

Where is chloroplast located in a cell?

<p>At the far end of the cell</p> Signup and view all the answers

How do cilia and flagella differ in animal cells?

<p>One covers the entire cell while the other is at the far end</p> Signup and view all the answers

Which organelle is responsible for storing food, water, and other materials in a cell?

<p>Vacuoles</p> Signup and view all the answers

What happens to the field of view when using the highest power in a compound microscope?

<p>It decreases and becomes less detailed</p> Signup and view all the answers

What is the main function of a cell wall?

<p>Protecting and supporting the plant cell</p> Signup and view all the answers

Which organelle is responsible for controlling movement of materials into and out of the cell?

<p>Cell membrane</p> Signup and view all the answers

Where is the genetic information stored in a eukaryotic cell?

<p>Nucleus</p> Signup and view all the answers

What is the site of photosynthesis in plant cells?

<p>Chloroplast</p> Signup and view all the answers

What is the role of vacuoles in plant and animal cells?

<p>Storage of food, water, and other materials</p> Signup and view all the answers

How does the function of the cell membrane differ in plant and animal cells?

<p>Animal cell membranes allow for more selective permeability</p> Signup and view all the answers

Which organelle is responsible for directing the functions of the cell?

<p>Nucleus</p> Signup and view all the answers

In what way do cilia and flagella contribute to cellular movement?

<p>By propelling the cell through their respective environments</p> Signup and view all the answers

Which statement accurately describes the role of chloroplasts in a plant cell?

<p>Chloroplasts produce glucose through photosynthesis</p> Signup and view all the answers

How does the cytoplasm contribute to cellular function?

<p>By suspending organelles and facilitating transport reactions</p> Signup and view all the answers

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