Medical Quiz

Cell Review Quiz


What part of the cell cycle is this cell in?
A. Mitosis
B. Interphase
C. Telophase
D. Cytokinesis

This organelle makes proteins.
A. Cell membrane
B. Nucleus
C. Ribosome

Which is an example of how humans maintain homeostasis in bad environmental conditions?
A. sweating in the heat
B. shivering in the heat
C. digesting amino acids
D. regulating glucose levels

In which stage of the cell cycle do the nucleus and its contents divide?

A. synthesis

B. growth/gap 1

C. mitosis

D. growth/gap 2

What happens in the first part of Interphase?
A. Mitosis
B. Cell Growth
C. DNA Replication
D. Anaphase

Where are proteins created?
A. Smooth ER
B. Golgi Apparatus
C. Rough ER
D. Cell Membrane

Where is DNA stored in a cell?
A. Lysosomes
B. Golgi Complex
C. Ribosomes
D. Nucleus

The material being acted on by an enzyme is called a what?
A. Catalyst 
B. Product
C. Substrate
D. Lipid

What phase is this cell in?
A. Mitosis
B. Interphase
C. Anaphase
D. Telophase

Humans shiver when they are cold to maintain
A. cytolysis
B. turgor pressure
C. limbo
D. homeostasis

_____ is the uncontrolled growth of cells, often resulting in a tumor or mass of abnormal cells

A. Cancer

B. Apoptosis

C. Radiation

What phase is this cell in?
A. Mitosis
B. Cytokinesis
C. Prophase
D. Telophase

What phase is this cell in?
A. Cytokinesis
B. Mitosis
C. Prophase
D. Metaphase

What organelle serves as the internal structure for a cell?
A. Cell Membrane
B. Cytoskeleton
C. Cytoplasm
D. Cell Wall

What is the fluid inside a cell called?
A. Endoplasimic Reticulum
B. Orange Juice
C. Water
D. Cytoplasm

What is the cell cycle?
A. The gradual development of something, especially from a simple to a more complex form.
B. The study of heredity and the variation of inherited characteristics.
C. The branch of biology that deals with the relations of organisms to one another and to their physical surroundings.
D. The series of events that take place in a cell leading to its division and duplication of its DNA to produce two daughter cells.

True or False.
Mitosis is a continuous process.

The movement of materials that requires energy is called…

A. active transport

B. passive transport

C. massive transport

D. proactive transport

The movement of materials that does NOT require energy is called…

A. active transport

B. passive transport

C. massive transport

D. proactive transport

This is most likely an _________________ cell because it has a nucleus but no cell wall and no chloroplast.
A. Plant
B. Animal
C. Bacteria
D. Cell

In passive transport, substances move across the cell membrane ________ the concentration gradient





The movement of particles from an area of high concentration to an area of low concentration

A. active transport

B. osmosis

C. diffusion

D. random movement

In what phase do the chromosomes line up in the middle of the cell?
A. Cytokinesis
B. Metaphase
C. Prophase
D. Telophase

What can the cell cycle also be called?
A. Cell growth
B. DNA Replication
C. Preparation for Mitosis
D. Cell Divison

Radiation is often used for cancer therapy because it can trigger __________________.

A. the immune system

B. apoptosis

C. cells to skip the cell cycle

D. further cell mutation


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