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Nucleus

controls center of the cell-
direct all of the cells activites
The brain

chromatin

strands of genetic material in the nucleus

Nucleolus

small round object in the nucleus, makes ribosomes

cytoplasm

thick jelly like fluid,
Region between the cell membrane and nucleus

mitochondria

produce energy for the cell
powerhouse of the cell,

Cell wall

thick nonliving material that surrounds the plant cell,
shapes and supports a plant cell

cell membrane

Outside boundary in animal cell
controls what goes into and out of the cell.
Also called the gate keeper.

Endoplasmic Reticulum( E.R)

The "passageways ( highways)" in the cell,
carry proteins and other materials from one part of the cell to another

Ribosomes

Factories to produce proteins
small structures on E.R and in the cytoplasm

Golgi Bodies

flattened sacs and tubes
receive proteins and other newly formed material
distribute them to other parts of the cell

Chloroplasts

found in plant cells mostly, some plant like organisms have them too
capture sunlight to make food for the plants

vacuoles

Storage area of the cell
stores food, water, other material, and waste products

lysosomes

small round structures
break down large food particles into smaller ones

Organelle

tiny cell structures that carry out specific functions in the cell

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