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This organelle controls the cell's activities and contains the DNA

Smooth ER

Complex network that transports materials throughout the cell, stores enzymes and chemicals


An organelle in the cytoplasm of eukaryotic cells containing degradative enzymes enclosed in a membrane.


Storage sacks for water, salts, proteins, carbohydrates, food or waste


Plant organelle involved in storage of food or pigment. Leucoplast stores starch. Chromoplast stores pigments


Frame work of the cell provides structural strength and causes cellular movement.


Transforms the chemical energy stored in food molecules into energy the cell can use

Golgi Apparatus

Modifies or packages proteins for export from the cell


Cell structure made of RNA and proteins, it makes ribosomes


Organelle in which proteins are made into enzymes


Supports the cell's organelles. Stores some cellular materials


Organelle that converts sunlight energy, carbon dioxide and water into high energy sugar molecules

Nuclear Envelope

This phospholipid bilayered membrane protects the nucleus

Rough ER

Complex network that transports materials throughout the cell. Holds many ribosomes


Threadlike structure in a cell that contains the genetic information coded in DNA

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