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Parts of the cells

Organelles (both)

tiny cell structures that carry out specific functions within the cell

Cell wall (Plant)

Protects and supports plant cell but materials can pass through

Cell Membrane (both)

controls what comes into and out of cell

Nucleus(both)

control center of cell: contains the nuclear envelpoe, chromation and nucleus

Cytoplasm(both)

clear, gel-like fluid between cell membrane and nucleus that surrounds the organelles

Mitochondria(both)

converts energy into food molicules to energy for cell
aka "powerhouse"

Endoplasmic Reticulum (ER) (both)

passageway that carries protein and other materials from one part of the cell to the other

Ribosomes(both)

small, grain-like bodies, factories that produce proteins

Golgi Bodies(both)

recive materials, package them and distribute them to other parts of the cell aka "mailroom"

Chloroplasts(plant)

capture energy from sunlight and use it to produce food

Vacuole(both)

storage area: can store food, waste and other materials

Lysosomes(both)

small, round structures: contain chemicals that breakdown materials aka "cleanup crew"

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