Which of the following statements best describes the function of the ribosome?
Hydrolysis of large molecules
Digestion of pathogens
Nucleic acid synthesis
Which of the following statements is NOT true of the rough ER?
Ribosomes are attached to its surface.
It is only found in eukaryotic cells.
Proteins can be found in its interior.
It is important in the synthesis of lipids.
Which of the following is a function of the smooth ER?
Synthesis of lipids
Breakdown of toxins
Both of these (synthesis of lipids/breakdown of toxins) are functions of the smooth ER.
Neither of these (synthesis of lipids/breakdown of toxins) is a function of the smooth ER.
Which of the following statements best describes the function of the Golgi?
Digestion of cellular material
Packaging of proteins into vesicles
Which single word best describes the function of the contents of the lysosome?
Which of the following phrases best describes the function of the mitochondrion?
Photosynthesis (production of monosaccharides)
Cellular respiration (production of ATP)
Digestion of cellular materials
Synthesis of proteins
Which of the following phrases best describes the function of the chloroplast?
Which single word best describes the function of the vacuole?
At the black arrow, a vesicle from the Golgi is traveling to the ER.
What are the purple dots in this image?
What is the organelle labeled 'A' in this image?
If 'A' is a ribosome, what is 'B'?
What is 'C'?
What is the most likely destination of the structure labeled 'D'?
What is true of the organelle in this image?
It performs photosynthesis.
Its inner membrane has a high surface area.
It is only found in prokaryotes.
It is only found in animal cells.
It performs cellular respiration.
It is found in the nucleus of the cell.
It is only found in photosynthetic eukaryotes.
A certain type of white blood cell (the macrophage) takes in foreign bacteria and destroys them. Which organelle would you expect to be especially numerous in these white blood cells?
Which cell part would be found in a leaf cell but not in a muscle cell?
Cyanide is a poison that binds to a least one molecule involved in producing ATP. If a cell is exposed to cyanide, most of the cyanide will be found within the
What is the most likely pathway taken by a newly synthesized protein that will be secreted by a cell?
ER ... Golgi ... nucleus
Golgi ... ER ... lysosome
nucleus ... ER ... Golgi
ER ... Golgi ... vesicles that fuse with the cell membrane