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Cell Organelles

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Vacuole
Stores material within a cell
Golgi Body
Closely stacked, flattened sacs (plants only)
Ribosomes
The sites of protein synthesis
Endoplasmic Reticulum
Transports materials within the cell
Nucleus
Organelle that manages or controls all the cell functions in a eukariotic cell
Chloroplast
Contains chlorophyll, a green pigment that traps energy from sunlight and gives plants their green color
Lysosomes
Digest excess or worn-out cell parts, food particles and invading viruses or bacteria
Ribosomes
Small bumps located on portions of the endoplasmic reticulum
Vacuole
Provides temporary storage of food, enzymes and waste products
Cytoskeleton
Firm, protective structure that gives the cell its shape in plants, fungi, most bacteria and some protest
Mitochondria/Chloroplast
Produces a usable form of energy for the cell
Golgi Apperatus
Packages proteins for transport out of the cell
Organelle
Everything inside the cell including the nucleus
Nucleolus
Site where ribosomes are made
Cell Membrane
The membrane surrounding the cell
Lipid Bilayer
Provides support for the cell, has two "subparts"
Chromosome
Name for the collection of DNA in the nucleus of eukaryotic cells
Microtubuals
Consist of hollow tubes which provide support for the cell
Flagellum
Small hair-like structures used for movement or sensing things
Phosbolipids And Fatty Acid Chains
Composed of a phospholipid bilayer
Flagellum
Longer whip-like structures used for movement
Ingestion
Plasma Membrane
Digestion
Lysosomes
Respiration
Mitochondria
Excretion
Vacuole
Cytoplasm
The region inside the cell except for the nucleus