Cell Theory Quiz

WellWishersJustice6541 avatar
WellWishersJustice6541
·

Start Quiz

Study Flashcards

5 Questions

Who is largely attributed with the discovery of cells?

Robert Hooke

What is the first tenet of cell theory?

Organisms are made up of cells

Who also studied cells of both animal and plants to support the cell theory?

Theodor Schwann

What is the most significant difference discovered between animal and plant cells?

Presence of cell wall

What invention made the discovery of the cell possible?

Microscope

Study Notes

Cell Theory

  • Antonie van Leeuwenhoek is largely attributed with the discovery of cells.

Cell Theory Principles

  • The first tenet of cell theory states that all living organisms are composed of one or more cells.

Contributions to Cell Theory

  • Matthias Jakob Schleiden and Theodor Schwann studied cells of both animals and plants to support cell theory.

Differences Between Animal and Plant Cells

  • The most significant difference discovered between animal and plant cells is the presence of a cell wall in plant cells.

The Enabling Technology

  • The invention of the microscope made the discovery of cells possible.

Test your knowledge of cell theory with this quiz! Explore the fundamental principles of cell structure, organization, and reproduction. Challenge yourself with questions about the origins and evolution of cell theory.

Make Your Own Quizzes and Flashcards

Convert your notes into interactive study material.

Get started for free

More Quizzes Like This

Cell Theory in Biology
5 questions

Cell Theory in Biology

UnparalleledMagenta avatar
UnparalleledMagenta
Cell Theory in Biology
15 questions

Cell Theory in Biology

AwesomeQuadrilateral avatar
AwesomeQuadrilateral
Cell Theory Overview
6 questions
Use Quizgecko on...
Browser
Browser