Like this study set? Create a free account to save it.

Sign up for an account

Already have a Quizlet account? .

Create an account


Controls cell activities, contains DNA (genetic information)


Located inside of nucleus, produces ribosomes


Where proteins are made, most numerous organelle

Rough Endoplasmic Reticulum

Site of protein synthesis, has ribosomes attached to it

Smooth Endoplasmic Reticulum

Has no ribosomes in its membrane, synthesizes lipids and proteins

Golgi Apparatus

stack of membranes in the cell that modifies, sorts, and packages proteins from the endoplasmic reticulum


a cell organelle that contains digestive enzymes, only in animal cells

Nuclear Membrane

controls what goes in and out of the nucleus

Cilia & Flagella

Hair-like structures found in animal cells that assist in movement


Organelles that assist in cell division, only in animal cells


Traps solar energy and converts it to glucose in the process of photosynthesis, only in plants


Also called the powerhouse of the cell, converts (breaks down) glucose into useable energy


Stores food, water and digestive enzymes

Cell Wall

strong wall outside a plant cell's plasma membrane that protects the cell and maintains its shape


a jellylike fluid inside the cell in which the organelles are suspended, provides support to the cell

Cell (Plasma) Membrane

Controls what enters and exits the cell, double layer of lipids, essential for maintaining homeostasis

Please allow access to your computer’s microphone to use Voice Recording.

Having trouble? Click here for help.

We can’t access your microphone!

Click the icon above to update your browser permissions and try again


Reload the page to try again!


Press Cmd-0 to reset your zoom

Press Ctrl-0 to reset your zoom

It looks like your browser might be zoomed in or out. Your browser needs to be zoomed to a normal size to record audio.

Please upgrade Flash or install Chrome
to use Voice Recording.

For more help, see our troubleshooting page.

Your microphone is muted

For help fixing this issue, see this FAQ.

Star this term

You can study starred terms together

Voice Recording