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Chapter 7

Question:

Which of the following is true of the evolution of cell membranes?

A) Cellmembranes have stopped evolving now that they are fluid mosaics.

B) Cell membranes cannot evolve if proteins do not.

C) The evolution of cell membranes is driven by the evolution of glycoproteins and glycolipids.

D) As populations of organisms evolve, different properties of their cell membranes are selectedfor or against.

E) An individual organism selects its preferred type of cell membrane for particular functions.

Answer:

D) As populations of organisms evolve,different properties of their cell membranes are selectedfor or against.



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Question: Which of the following is true of the evolution of cell membranes? A) Cellmembranes have stopped evolving now that they are fluid mosaics. B) Cell membranes cannot evolve if proteins do not. C) The evolution of cell membranes is driven by the evolution of glycoproteins and glycolipids. D) As populations of organisms evolve, different properties of their cell membranes are selectedfor or against. E) An individual organism selects its preferred type of cell membrane for particular functions.
Answer: D) As populations of organisms evolve,different properties of their cell membranes are selectedfor or against.