Author: Joyce Buda


Cell Structure Quiz
Question 1
Points: 10 out of 10
An ideal antibiotic damages only bacterial cells but not human cells. Which of the following cellular structures would be a good target for antibiotics?
cell wall
plasma membrane
Question 2
Points: 10 out of 10
Which of the following is a potential outcome of overuse of antibiotics?
People can become resistant to antibiotics.
Bacteria can become resistant to antibiotics
Antibiotics can become toxic to humans
All of these are potential outcomes.
Question 3
Points: 10 out of 10
All living things are made of one or more cells: true or false?
Question 4
Points: 10 out of 10
In the cell diagram above, what is the function of the structure labeled 4?
Organize cell division
Metabolize sugar
Produce proteins
Transport material out of the cell
Question 5
Points: 10 out of 10
Which of the following is an accurate statement concerning the use of antibiotics?.
Antibiotics fed to animals do not present any threat to human health.
It is perfectly acceptable to share antibiotics with a friend who has the same symptoms as you.
If your symptoms are beginning to clear up, you should stop taking an antibiotic or reduce the dosage.
Antibiotics should not be used to treat a viral infection, such as influenza (the flu).
Question 6
Points: 10 out of 10
Which of the following statements about the cell theory is correct?Select all that apply.
All living organisms are made up of one or more cells.
All cells contain a nucleus.
Cells can be prokaryotes, eukaryotes, and plants.
All cells come from other cells.
Question 7
Points: 10 out of 10
Which if the following structures is NOT matched to its corresponding function?
plasma membrane: barrier and communication for the cell
DNA: blueprint for protein synthesis
ribosomes: protein synthesis
cytoplasm: harvesting of energy
Question 8
Points: 10 out of 10
In the cell diagram above, what is the structure labeled 5?
The rough endoplasmic reticulum (ER)
The nucleus
The golgi
The smooth endoplasmic reticulum (ER)
Question 9
Points: 10 out of 10
What is the concern with overuse of antibiotics?
Viruses will become antibiotic resistant.
The antibiotics will degrade.
Bacteria will become antibiotic resistant.
The patient will become antibiotic resistant.
Question 10
Points: 10 out of 10
Which of the following structures can be found together in eukaryotic cells?
cytoplasm and ribosomes
cytoplasm and plasma membrane
ribosomes and endoplasmic reticulum
DNA and ribosomes

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