General Biology Practice Quiz (300 Questions) with Answers

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#    Question
1    A display of the organism’s chromosomes is a ____
2    A fertilized egg is ____
3    A granum is a ____
4    “A pedigree can be used to, determine which trait is inherited, show how a trait is passes from one generation to another and”
5    A sure sign that a trait is recessive is if ____ parents produce _____ offspring
6    A trait determined by a gene found only on the Y chromosome is said to be ____
7    Abiogenesis
8    Activation Energy
9    Active Site
10    adductor muscle
11    Allele
12    Amino Acids
13    Amniocentesis
14    An animal cell that is surrounded by fresh water will burst because osmosis causes _
15    Angiospermophyta
16    Annelida
17    antenna
18    Anthropoda
19    Anthropology
20    Anticodon
21    Aperture
22    ATP
23    ATP Synthase
24    “Because of it’s polarity, what can water dissolve?”
25    Biogeography
26    body whorl
27    Bringing a fluid into the cell using a vesicle is called ____
28    Bryophyta
29    Cancer is a disorder in which some cells have lost their ability to control their ____
30    Capitulum
31    Carcinogen
32    Cells divide in order to allow an organism to ____
33    Cellular respiration releases energy by breaking down ____
34    Centrioles
35    Centromere
36    cerata
37    Chemosynthetic
38    Chlorophyll
39    Chordata
40    Chromosomes failed to separate properly during meiosis ____
41    Clade
42    Cnidaria
43    Coccus
44    Codon
45    Columella
46    Comparative Embryology
47    Competitive Inhibitors
48    Coniferophyta
49    Corona
50    Crossing Over
51    Crossing over occurs during the stage of meiosis called ____
52    Ctenidia
53    Cuticle
54    Cystic Fibrosis
55    Cytokinesis
56    Decomposer
57    Define pollination.
58    Deletion
59    Diffusion is the net movement of molecules from ____
60    Diploid
61    Dominant Allele
62    “Down’s syndrome, Turner’s syndrome, and Klinefelter’s syndrome are caused by _”
63    egg capsules
64    Electron acceptors
65    Endergonic Reactions
66    Enzyme
67    Evolutionists often use _____ as evidence for a common ancestor
68    Ex nihio means
69    Exergonic Reactions
70    Explain Glycolysis.
71    FADH2
72    Feedback Inhibition
73    Filicinophyta
74    Gamete
75    Gametes are produced by the process of ____
76    Gene
77    Genotype
78    glochidium
79    Golgi Apparatus
80    Granum
81    Guanine CAP
82    Guard Cells
83    Haller’s organ
84    Haploid
85    Heterozygous
86    Homologous chromosomes are ______
87    Homozygous
88    How do fruits and seeds form?
89    How do nucleic bases pair?
90    How many bonds can a water molecule form?
91    How many hydrogen bonds bond adenine to thymine?
92    How many hydrogen bonds bond cytosine to guanine?
93    Human Artifact
94    Idiosoma
95    “If a characteristic is sex-linked, it occurs mostly in ____”
96    In photosynthesis where do the light-dependent reactions occur?
97    In photosynthesis where do the light-independent reactions occur?
98    Incomplete Dominance
99    Independent Assortment
100    Inter-membrane Space

101    Intron
102    Inversion
103    Kinetic Energy
104    Known as the father of genetics ____
105    Many traits are the result of several genes. This is called ____
106    Mastax
107    Matrix
108    Meiosis I
109    Meiosis II
110    Mollusca
111    Morphogenesis
112    mRNA
113    Mutagen
114    NADH
115    NADPH
116    Name ways that a seed can be dispersed by.
117    Natural Selection
118    Neo-Darwinism is based on the theory of _____
119    Normally humans have ______ chromosomes
120    operculum
121    Organisms that have two identical alleles for a particular trait are said to be ____
122    “Organisms, such as plants, that make their own food are called ____”
123    Palisade Mesophyll
124    palp
125    parapodium
126    Parasitic
127    Pedicel
128    peristomium
129    Phenotype
130    Phloem
131    Photosystem I
132    Photosystem II
133    Pigments
134    Plasmid
135    Platyhelminthes
136    pneumastome
137    Poly-A Tail
138    Porifera
139    Potential Energy
140    prostomium
141    Protein Synthesis
142    Pseudogenes
143    Punctuated equilibrium
144    pygidium
145    pygidium
146    Pyruvate
147    Question
148    Radiometric Dating
149    Random Fertilization
150    Recessive Allele
151    Ribosome
152    RNA Polymerase
153    rRNA
154    Rubisco
155    Saprophytic
156    Sedimentary rock
157    Sister Chromatid
158    Somatic
159    Spindle Apparatus
160    spiracles
161    spire
162    Spirillum
163    Spongy Mesophyll
164    Spontaneous
165    Start Codon
166    Stomata
167    Stroma
168    Substrate
169    Synapsis
170    The alternative forms of a gene are called ____
171    The products of photosynthesis are the ____
172    The sex of an offspring is determined by ____
173    The stroma is the region outside the ____
174    The three components of the cell theory?
175    The X and Y chromosomes are called the ____
176    thorax
177    Thylakoid
178    Topography
179    Transcription
180    Transduction
181    Translation
182    Translocation
183    tRNA
184    Trochal disk
185    typhosole
186    Umbo
187    Vascular Bundle
188    “Water has a high heat capacity, what does this mean?”
189    What are Chloroplasts?
190    What are Cilia?
191    What are homologous structures?
192    What are isolating mechanisms?
193    What are mutagens?
194    What are mutations?
195    What are Plastids?
196    What are polygenetic traits?
197    What are single gene traits?
198    What are stem cells?
199    What are taxa?
200    What are the eras of the Precambrian?
201    What are the four eras?
202    What are the products of photosynthesis?
203    What are the reactants in photosynthesis?
204    What are the six kingdoms of life?
205    What are the three domains of life?
206    What can be used to cut DNA so it can be studied?
207    What causes the reactants to change in photosynthesis?
208    What did Darwin observe about the finches_ beaks?
209    What did Darwin observe about the turtle shells?
210    What does aerobic mean?
211    What does anaerobic mean?
212    What does the theory of independent assortment state?
213    What is a bacteriophage?
214    What is a cladogram?
215    What is a codon?
216    What is a dihybrid cross?
217    What is a dominant trait?
218    What is a genetic marker?
219    What is a heterotroph?
220    What is a karyotype?
221    What is a Lysosome?
222    What is a Mitochondria?
223    What is a nucleotide?
224    What is a pedigree?
225    What is a solute?
226    What is a solution?
227    What is a solvent?
228    What is a suspension?
229    What is a transgenic organism?
230    What is a Vacuole?
231    What is a vestigial organ?
232    What is an acquired characteristic?
233    What is an autosome?
234    What is an autotroph?
235    What is an index fossil?
236    What is an organism’s allelic frequency?
237    What is an organism’s gene pool?
238    What is an organism’s genotype?
239    What is an organism’s phenotype?
240    What is ATP?
241    What is behavioral isolation?
242    What is binomial nomenclature?
243    What is co-dominance?
244    What is crossing over in genetics?
245    What is directional selection?
246    What is embryology?
247    What is forensic science?
248    What is gene therapy?
249    What is geographical isolation?
250    What is hybridization?
251    What is incomplete dominance?
252    What is Linnaeus’s system of classification in order?
253    What is nondisjunction?
254    What is polyploidy?
255    What is temporal isolation?
256    What is the attraction between two different molecules?
257    What is the attraction between two similar substances?
258    What is the bottleneck effect?
259    What is the correct sequence of events in cellular respiration?
260    What is the cotyledon?
261    What is the Cytoplasm?
262    What is the Cytoskeleton?
263    What is the difference between self-pollination and cross-pollination?
264    What is the F1 generation?
265    What is the F2 generation?
266    What is the Golgi Apparatus?
267    What is the Hardy Weinberg Principle?
268    What is the micropyle?
269    What is the Nuclear Envelope?
270    What is the Nucleolus?
271    What is the P generation?
272    What is the Plasma Membrane?
273    What is the plumule?
274    What is the purpose of ovary?
275    What is the purpose of photosynthesis?
276    What is the purpose of the anther?
277    What is the purpose of the filament?
278    What is the purpose of the nectaries?
279    What is the purpose of the petals?
280    What is the purpose of the receptacle?
281    What is the purpose of the sepals?
282    What is the purpose of the stigma?
283    What is the purpose of the style?
284    What is the radicle?
285    What is the shape of DNA?
286    What is the testa?
287    What is the theory of linked genes?
288    What is the tree of life?
289    What part becomes the seed? What part becomes the fruit?
290    What property of water allows it to bond to other elements?
291    What was the HMS beagle?
292    When during the cell cycle is a cell’s DNA replicated?
293    Which means of particle transport requires an input of energy from the cell?
294    Which of the following is not one of Lamarck’s theories?
295    Which scientist(s) figured out the shape of a DNA molecule is a double helix?
296    Which sex chromosomes are male and which are female?
297    Who was Charles Darwin?
298    Who was Thomas Malthus?
299    Who were Hutton and Lyell?
300    Why are all X-linked alleles expressed in males