The brain of the cell. Directs cell function and tells the cell when and how to reproduce.
Separates the cell from the environment. Allows only certain things to enter and leave cell.
The fluid inside a cell.
Create proteins out of amino acids. The most abundant organelle.
Packages proteins for the Golgi complex.
Finishes packaging proteins, then distributes them throughout the cell.
Breaks down sugar to get energy for the cell. The powerhouse.
Gets rid of waste in the cell like old cell parts, food waste, and foreign invaders.
Found ONLY in plant cells. Stiff wall made of cellulose. Provides structure and support for the plant cell.
Found ONLY in plant cells. The site of photosynthesis.
Found ONLY in plant cells. The chemical that makes plants green and absorbs energy from sunlight so that plants can do photosynthesis.
Found in animal cells. Storage for water, food, and minerals.
Found ONLY in plant cells. In the center of the cell, takes up most of the cell. Storage for water, food, and minerals.
found in the nucleus, contains information that tells the cell how to reproduce
a cell that contains a nucleus. examples - plant and animal cells
a cell that does NOT contain a nucleus. examples - archaea and bacteria