Cells Life Science CVHS
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Controls what comes into and out of a cell; found in plant and animal
Ridged outer layer of plant cell
Gel-like fluid where the organelles are found
Produces the energy a cell needs to carry out its functions
Uses chemical to break down food and worn out cell parts
Stores food, water, wastes and other materials in plant cells
Receives proteins & materials from the ER, packages them, & distributes them
Captures energy from the sunlight and uses it to produce food in plant cells
Has passageways that assembles proteins, lipid components and other materials form one part of the cell to another
Assembles amino acids to create proteins
Contain DNA, which controls the functions of the cell and production of proteins
Found inside the nucleus and produces ribosomes
Tiny strands inside the nucleus that contains the instructions for directing the cells functions
Basic unit of life. All cell contain a cell membrane and DNA
1.All living things are composed of cells.
2. Cells are the basic units of structure and function in living things.
3. New cells are produced from existing cells
Cells that contain nuclei
Example: animal cells, plant cells
Cells that do not contain nuclei
Layer of two membranes that surrounds the nucleus of a cell
Specialized structure that performs important cellular functions within a eukaryotic cell
Contain the genetic information that is passed from one generation of cells to the next.
Gives eukaryotic cells there shape and involved in movement. A network of protein filaments made up of microfilaments and microtubules.
In animal cells located near the nucleus and help to organize cell division.
Ribosomes are on the surface and involved in protein synthesis
Contain enzymes for synthesis lipids and detoxication of drugs