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Cell Organelles (Biology)
Terms in this set (17)
"Small organs" of the cell that carry out specific functions
"Brain" of the cell, control center; Contains DNA (genetic material)
"Powerhouse" or "Energy producer"; makes ATP through cell respiration
"warehouse," stores food, water, waste; larger in plant cells
Assembles amino acids into proteins. Protein Factory
Rough Endoplasmic reticulum (ER)
"Cell highway", transports PROTEINS and materials throughout the cell
Smooth Endoplasmic Reticulum
Makes lipids and hormones
Golgi apparatus (body)
UPS, Shapes (Modifies and Processes) proteins made by the cell.
Gives support and protection to cell; made of cellulose in plants.
"Border control", controls what comes in and out of the cell (semipermeable), made up of lipid
Where photosynthesis occurs; in plant cells only (green)
Plant cells have larger one to store water.
Everything except the nucleus inside the cell (fluid and organelles).
Name of process that allows plants to make food.
Name of process that allows cells to make stored energy (ATP)
Contains digestive enzymes to break things down.
Surrounds the nucleus