Cell Structure and Function Quiz

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Who is credited with discovering the nucleus of a cell?

Robert Brown

What is the fundamental structural and functional unit of all living organisms?


Which scientist first saw and described a live cell?

Anton Von Leeuwenhoek

Who reported that cells had a thin outer layer known today as the 'plasma membrane'?

Theodore Schwann

What characteristic ensures independent living for unicellular organisms?

Complete cell structure

What did Rudolf Virchow contribute to the cell theory?

Explained how new cells are formed from pre-existing cells

What is the main arena of cellular activities in both plant and animal cells?


Which type of cells contain membrane-bound organelles like endoplasmic reticulum and golgi complex?

Eukaryotic cells

What is the function of ribosomes within a cell?

Protein synthesis

Which organelle found in animal cells helps in cell division?


Test your knowledge about the basic unit of life - the cell. This quiz covers topics such as unicellular and multicellular organisms, cell structure, and cell functions.

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