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Eighth Grade (Grade 8) Cell Structure and Function Questions

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Grade 8 Cell Structure and Function
Grade 8 Cell Structure and Function
During which phase of meiosis does crossing-over occur?
  1. Metaphase I
  2. Anaphase II
  3. Prophase II
  4. Prophase I
Grade 8 Cell Structure and Function
Grade 8 Cell Structure and Function
What role(s) does the cytoskeleton play in a living cell? (Hint: CHECK ONLY ONE ANSWER)
  1. maintaining cell shape
  2. movement
  3. contraction
  4. all of the above
Grade 8 Cell Structure and Function
The endoplasmic reticulum is an extension of which of these membranes?
  1. cell membrane
  2. outer nuclear membrane
  3. inner nuclear membrane
Grade 8 Cell Structure and Function
Grade 8 Cell Structure and Function
What is the correct order of these mitotic stages?
  1. prophase - metaphase - telophase - anaphase - cytokinesis
  2. prophase - cytokinesis - metaphase - telophase - anaphase
  3. anaphase - prophase - metaphase - telophase - cytokinesis
  4. prophase - metaphase - anaphase - telophase – cytokinesis
Grade 8 Cell Structure and Function
What is another name for programmed cell death?
  1. necrosis
  2. oxidative burst
  3. diapedesis
  4. apoptosis
Grade 8 Cell Structure and Function
A cell in interphase is sometimes said to be resting. Why is this misleading?
  1. interphase cells are actively dividing
  2. interphase cells are synthesizing RNA and proteins, and growing in size
Grade 8 Cell Structure and Function
What does Lysosomes do?
  1. Get rid of waste
  2. Gives us our protein
  3. Stores all information
  4. Transport materials
Grade 8 Cell Structure and Function
Grade 8 Cell Structure and Function
Grade 8 Cell Structure and Function
What is in both of the plant and animal cells?
  1. Cell wall, Er, & Golgi body
  2. Cell wall, Cytoplasm, & Golgi body
  3. Nucleolus, Ribsomes, Er
  4. All of above
Grade 8 Cell Structure and Function
What is the purpose of a cell membrane?
  1. Stores all information
  2. Gives the cell support
  3. too keeps things in and out of the cell
  4. get rid of waste
Grade 8 Cell Structure and Function
What part of a plant cell absorbs light for photosynthesis?
  1. nucleus
  2. vacuole
  3. chloroplast
  4. starch grains
Grade 8 Cell Structure and Function
What is the function of the cell membrane?
  1. controls what goes in and out of the cell
  2. contains DNA
  3. Gives the cell support
  4. stores water
Grade 8 Cell Structure and Function
Grade 8 Cell Structure and Function
Grade 8 Cell Structure and Function
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