Practice Questions with Answers - Multiple Choice Questions

Objective MCQ Questions on Lysosomes for Biology Practice

17. Name two diseases caused by lysosome malfunction?
(a) Cancer
(b) Alzheimer’s
(c) Batten Disease
(d) Aspartylglucosaminuria

Answer

Answer: (d) Aspartylglucosaminuria.


18. Lysosomes are often found at _________.
(a) Leukocytes
(b) Erythrocytes
(c) Blood Platelets
(d) Cells in the liver

Answer

Answer: (a) Leukocytes.


19. Lysosomes are membrane-bound vesicles that arise from the_________.
(a) Golgi apparatus
(b) Mitochondria
(c) Ribosomes
(d) Endoplasmic reticulum

Answer

Answer: (a) Golgi apparatus


20. How do lysosomes originate?
(a) From the cytoplasm
(b) Phospholipid bilayer
(c) By budding off from the membrane of the trans-Golgi network
(d) None of the above

Answer

Answer: (c) By budding off from the membrane of the trans-Golgi network.