13 Cell Parts for Quiz - 7th grade Evans
Terms in this set (13)
a rigid outer layer that surrounds the cells of plants
controls which substances can enter or leave the cell
contains DNA and is the control center of the cell.
gel like substance that supports the organelles
produces the energy cells need to carry out the cell's functions. The powerhouse.
Has passageways that carry proteins and other materials from one part of the cell to another.
Assembles amino acids to create proteins.
Receives proteins and molecules from the ER, packages them and distributes them.
captures energy from sunlight and uses it to produce food in plant cells
a storage area for food, water, wastes and other materials.
uses chemicals to break down food and digest old cell parts
Found inside the nucleus and produces ribosomes.
tiny strands of DNA that are found inside the nucleus