Cell Parts & Functions
Terms in this set (15)
Controls what comes in and out of the cell. Selectively permeable.
Contains the DNA. Controls the functions of the cell.
Directs how proteins are put together. Makes Ribosomes.
Gel-like fluid surrounding the organelles. Constantly moves.
Breaks down food to make ATP (energy) for the cell.
Uses chemicals to break down food particles, wastes, and old cell parts.
Rough Endoplasmic Reticulum
Has Ribosomes. Network of membranes that assist in the production, processing & transportation of proteins.
Smooth Endoplasmic Reticulum
No ribosomes. Makes lipids(fats) Breaks down toxic materials that could damage the cell.
Makes proteins from amino acids
Receives proteins from RER. Packages and distributes them in and out of the cell.
Stores water, food and other materials. Gives shape to the cell.
Provides structural support. Builds chromosomes.
Provides strength and support. Rigid outside layer of plant cell. Made of cellulose.
Captures energy from the sunlight to produce food. *
A whip like structure that allows the cell to move.
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