Quiz: Can You Score A 5 In Advanced Placement (AP) Biology?
Can You Score A 5 In Advanced Placement (AP) Biology?
By: J.P. Naomi
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Have you studied enough bio to get college credit? Test your knowledge and find out how well you know biology by taking this quiz!

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Which type of molecule is not found in the membrane of an animal cell?
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A change in the membrane potential of a neuron from -70 millivolts to +50 millivolts is called...
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Which of the following do not require membrane proteins for transport?
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When the pH of a solution shifts from 7 to 3, how has the hydrogen ion concentration changed?
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Where do the enzymatic reactions of the Calvin cycle take place?
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Which condition would cause increases in the rate of photorespiration?
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Macrophages are a type of white blood cell that can take up bacteria and viruses in order to destroy them and protect the surrounding cells. Which of the following aids the macrophage in this process?
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Which of the following is beneficial to a paramecium that has evolved to live in a pond?
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Under anaerobic conditions (for example in the process of making wine), yeast will ferment sugars to produce:
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What feature of the carbon atom makes it ideal as the foundation of most biological molecules?
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Which of these subatomic particles forms the basis for interactions between atoms?
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In an aqueous solution, most of the hydrophobic sidechains of amino acids of a protein orient in what way?
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An egg can develop without fertilization. What is this process called?
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When do red blood cells undergo mitosis?
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If a person is heterozygous (has both a dominant and recessive allele) for a particular gene "v", what is their genotype?
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Why do the leaves on deciduous trees change colors from green to reds, oranges, and yellows in the fall?
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When electrons move through the electron transport chain, their energy helps to:
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In which process is one molecule of glucose broken down into two molecules of pyruvate?
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Which of the following RNA strands is synthesized from the DNA strand ACCGATATG?
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What is a community of plants and animals with similar characteristics that occupies a specific region?
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What type of biome receives the least amount of yearly rainfall?
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What type of biome has a mild summer, leaves that fall off the trees in autumn, and a cold winter?
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From one molecule of glucose, what is the net total ATP production of glycolysis, the Kreb's cycle and oxidative phosphorylation?
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What are the different levels of the food chain called?
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Which of the following can eat at more than one level of the food chain?
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What is a non-mutual symbiotic relationship between species, where one species benefits at the expense of the other?
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What is the name of the process by which glucose is synthesized from other carbon-containing molecules?
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Water from waste products of digestion is absorbed by the _____________.
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The study of changes in organisms as a result of modified gene expression as opposed to alterating the genetic code is called:
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Which of the following would NOT be considered a renewable resource?
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