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Cell Wall

a thin membrane around the cytoplasm of a cell


an organelle found in plant and algae cells containing chlorophyll, where photosynthesis occurs


organelles made of microtubules involved in cell division

Golgi Apparatus

organelle that modifies, sorts, and packages products from the endoplasmic reticulum


microtubule-organizing center


short, hair-like structures that enable movement of cells


a long, whiplike structure that helps a cell to move


An organelle containing digestive enzymes


organelle containing enzymes used to break down hydrogen peroxide


Powerhouse of the cell, site of cellular respiration


a part of the cell containing DNA and RNA and responsible for growth and reproduction


structure inside the nucleus, where ribosomes are made


site of protein synthesis

Rough Endoplasmic Reticulum

Ribosome studded organelle. site of protein synthesis and transport

Smooth Endoplasmic Reticulum

No ribosomes, site of lipid synthesis


membrane-bound storage for food, water, minerals, waste

Central Vacuole

membrane bound sac in mature plant cell with roles in reproduction, growth, and development.

Plasma Membrane

a thin membrane around the cytoplasm of a cell. controls passage of substances in and out of the cell

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