Medical Quiz

Cell Quiz


What is the example of unicellular organism?

A. Amoeba

B. Bacteria

C. Paramocium

D. All of the above

Which of the following statement marks as a difference between plant cell and animal cell?

A. Plant cells have cell wall which animal cells do not.

B. Plant cells do not have vacuole while animal cells do have.

C. Plant cells have only cell membrane while animal cells have both cell wall as well as cell membrane.

D. Plant cells have more plastids while animal cells have few plastids.

The spherical structured organelle that contains the genetic material is-
A. Mitochondria
B. Nucleus
C. Ribosomes
D. Cell wall

Site of photosynthesis is

A. Leucoplast

B. Chloroplast

C. Chromoplast

D. Both a and c

Which of the following statements is not part of the cell theory?
A. Cells are the basic unit of structure and function in all living things.
B. All cells are produced from other cells.
C. Only animal cells are composed of cells.
D. All living things are composed of cells.

Which of the following is only present in plant cell?

A. Cell membrane

B. Cell wall

C. ribosomes

D. Lysosomes

Centrosome occurs in

A. Plant cell

B. Animal cell

C. Animal cell and some lower cells

D. All of these

Highway of cell

A. Golgi Bodies

B. Ribosome

C. Mitochondria


Golgi apparatus is involved in synthesis of

A. New membrane

B. New membrane and lysosomes

C. vacoules and Secretory vesicles

D. Glucose

A prokaryotic cell has

A. Nucleus, cell membrane, cytoplasm

B. Nucleus, mitochondria, cell membrane

C. Nucleoid, cell membrane, ribosomes

D. Nucleoid, cell wall, mitochondria

Fluid found inside the nucleus is known as
A. Nucleoplasm
B. Protoplast
C. Cytoplasm
D. Amyloplast

Who looked at cork and named the cell?
A. Robert Hooke
B. Van Leeuwenhoek
C. Robert Brown
D. Francesco Redi

Which of the following is NOT a cell theory.
A. All non-living things are made of cells
B. All cells come from pre-existing cells
C. Cells are the basic unit of structure and function of all living things

The rough ER is so named because it has an abundance of _______________ on it.
A. Ribosomes
B. Vesicles
C. Mitochondria
D. Lysosomes

Plant make their own food through ?

A. Respiration

B. Photosynthesis

Which of the following are examples of prokaryotes?

A. Algae

B. Fungi

C. Bacteria

D. Protozoa

The process of plasmolysis in plant cell is defined as:

A. Breakdown of plasma membrane in hypotonic solution.

B. Shrinkage of cytoplasm in hypertonic medium.

C. Shrinkage of Nucleoplasm.

D. None of these

Which statement is a part of the cell theory?
A. all cells come from preexisting cells
B. bacteria are prokaryotic cells
C. eukaryotic cells are complex
D. humans are multicellular

The term protoplasm was coined by

A. Robert Brown

B. M J Schleiden

C. Theodore Schwann

D. Purkinje

What part of the cell forms a barrier between an animal cell and its environment?
A. cell membrane
B. cell wall
C. ribosome
D. cholesterol

Who discovered the nucleus of the cell?

A. Robert Hooke

B. Robert Brown

C. Leeuwenhoek

D. Purkinje

Which of the following has an irregular or variable shape?

A. Euglena

B. Paramecium

C. Amoeba

D. Clamydomonas

What is one way in which all living things on Earth are alike?
A. All living things have hair.
B. All living things are made of cells and come from other cells.
C. The cells of all living things have chloroplast.
D. All living things can move.

Cell organelles are embedded in
A. Nucleolus
B. Cytoplasm
C. Protoplasm
D. Mitochondria

In plant cell, Cell wall is

A. Dynamic and live

B. Rigid and non living

C. Dynamic and non living

D. Rigid and living


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