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Cell Structures/Functions--Biology
Lysosome
Mitochondria
Nucleus
Ribosome
breaks down substances
produces energy
contains DNA
makes proteins
Lysosome
breaks down substances
Mitochondria
produces energy
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Biology: Organ Systems Functions
Circulatory System
Digestive System
Endocrine System
Excretory System
Carries nutrients, wastes, hormones, and gases
Extracts and absorbs nutrients from food, removes wastes, mai…
Controls body temperature, metabolism, development, and repro…
Removes wastes from blood; regulates concentration of body fl…
Circulatory System
Carries nutrients, wastes, hormones, and gases
Digestive System
Extracts and absorbs nutrients from food, removes wastes, mai…
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Cell Structures/Functions--Biology
Lysosome
Mitochondria
Nucleus
Ribosome
breaks down substances
produces energy
contains DNA
makes proteins
Lysosome
breaks down substances
Mitochondria
produces energy
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Biology Functions
Ribosomes
Centrioles
Endoplasmic reticulum
Rough ER
Produce proteins by following instructions from DNA
Organizes cell division
Assembles proteins and lipids
Produce large amounts of protein
Ribosomes
Produce proteins by following instructions from DNA
Centrioles
Organizes cell division
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Cell Structures and Their Functions - Biology
Cell Wall
Cell Membrane
Cytoplasm
Nucleus
Non-living layer that surrounds some cells such as plant, bac…
A bi-lipid layer that surrounds all cells and controls what e…
The fluid like substance found within cells
Found in Eukaryotic cells and contains DNA - controls functio…
Cell Wall
Non-living layer that surrounds some cells such as plant, bac…
Cell Membrane
A bi-lipid layer that surrounds all cells and controls what e…
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biology functions
Cell membrane
Centrioles
Mitochondria
Lysosomes
Controls what enters and exits the cell
May be involved in organizing the microtubules during cell di…
Converts the energy stored in glucose into ATP
Contains digestive enzymes used to break down and digest vari…
Cell membrane
Controls what enters and exits the cell
Centrioles
May be involved in organizing the microtubules during cell di…
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Biology Functions
ovary (2)
testes (2)
urethra (7)
sperm duct (5)
produce eggs
produce sperm
carry the sperm out of the body
carry sperm from the testes
ovary (2)
produce eggs
testes (2)
produce sperm
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Cell Structures/Functions--Biology
Lysosome
Mitochondria
Nucleus
Ribosome
breaks down substances
produces energy
contains DNA
makes proteins
Lysosome
breaks down substances
Mitochondria
produces energy
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Functions: BIOLOGY
Made mainly of water; supports organel…
Packages and secretes cell products; p…
Regulates movement of substances in an…
The main "goal" of organelles is to ma…
Cytoplasm
Golgi Body
Cell Membrane
Proteins
Made mainly of water; supports organel…
Cytoplasm
Packages and secretes cell products; p…
Golgi Body
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Biology:Major Organ Systems Functions
Circulatory System
Digestive System
Endocrine System
Excretory System
Transports nutrients, wastes, hormones, and gases
Extracts and absorbs nutrients from food, removes wastes, mai…
Regulates body temperature, metabolism, development, and repr…
Removes wastes from blood; regulates concentration of body fl…
Circulatory System
Transports nutrients, wastes, hormones, and gases
Digestive System
Extracts and absorbs nutrients from food, removes wastes, mai…
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Biology - parts and functions of the cell
selective permeability
phospholipid bilayer
transport protein
fluid mosaic model
ability to control movement of substances through the membrane
membrane layers composed of phosphlipids
protein that moves substances or wastes through the plasma me…
plasma membrane with components constantly in motion
selective permeability
ability to control movement of substances through the membrane
phospholipid bilayer
membrane layers composed of phosphlipids
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Mastering Biology: Cell Functions
Cilia
Nucleus
Golgi Apparatus
All Cells Have
hair-like strings, made of microtubules that can be found anc…
contains the DNA of a eukaryotic cell
A system of membranes that modifies and packages proteins for…
plasma membrane, cytoplasm, DNA
Cilia
hair-like strings, made of microtubules that can be found anc…
Nucleus
contains the DNA of a eukaryotic cell
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Biology Functions
Nucleus
Nucleolus
Endoplasmic Retculum
Golgi apparatus
Control Center, stores hereditary information
Area of active DNA use
Internal transport system
Storage and packing materials
Nucleus
Control Center, stores hereditary information
Nucleolus
Area of active DNA use
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Biology functions
Cell membrane function
Centrosome
Cytoskeleton
Endoplasmic reticulum
The cell membrane is selectively permeable to ions and organi…
Centrosomes are organelles responsible for the organization a…
A networl or long protein strands in the cytosol Helps mainta…
creates and folds proteins and then carries these synthesized…
Cell membrane function
The cell membrane is selectively permeable to ions and organi…
Centrosome
Centrosomes are organelles responsible for the organization a…
20 terms
Biology functions
Cytoskeleton/plasm
Nucleus
Nuclear membrane
Chromosomes/ DNA
Contains all of the organells and cells
Controls the eukaryotic cell/genetics
Enclosed the nucleus
Long term storage of information
Cytoskeleton/plasm
Contains all of the organells and cells
Nucleus
Controls the eukaryotic cell/genetics
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Biology functions
Nucleus
Cell membrane
Cell wall
Chloroplast
Controls the cell ( plant + animal )
Controls what goes in and out of the cell ( all )
Gives it structure ( plant )
Conducts photosynthesis ( plant )
Nucleus
Controls the cell ( plant + animal )
Cell membrane
Controls what goes in and out of the cell ( all )
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Biology Functions
Vacole
Nucleus
Chloroplasts
Ribosomes
Stores water, metabolic waste
Central control of body , contains cell DNA
Uses light energy to make carbs and water for photosynthesis
Builds proteins
Vacole
Stores water, metabolic waste
Nucleus
Central control of body , contains cell DNA
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Biology Functions
Regulates what enters and leaves the c…
Allows things to enter and leave nucleus
Directs cellular activity
Produces Ribosomes
Plasma Membrane
Nuclear Envelope
Nucleus
Nucleolus
Regulates what enters and leaves the c…
Plasma Membrane
Allows things to enter and leave nucleus
Nuclear Envelope
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biology functions
auricle
nictitating membrane
external nares
mammary papilla
ear
3rd translucent eyelid
nose
uters
auricle
ear
nictitating membrane
3rd translucent eyelid
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Biology functions
Chloroplasts
Mitochondria
Plasma membrane
Cytoskeleton
Site of photosyntheis
Site of cellular respiration, makes ATP
Regulates chemical in & out of cell
Structural framework for cell
Chloroplasts
Site of photosyntheis
Mitochondria
Site of cellular respiration, makes ATP
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Life Functions Biology
nutrition
transport
respiration
regulation
Obtaining food/breaking it down
Absorption and circulation of materials within an organism
Changing food into energy useable by cells. (ATP)
Coordinating/control life processes to maintain balanced inte…
nutrition
Obtaining food/breaking it down
transport
Absorption and circulation of materials within an organism
20 terms
Biology ( Functions)
Chloroplasts
Vacuoles
Nucleus
Golgi Apparatus
use energy from sunlight to make energy, known as photosynthe…
store materials in saclike structures
contains cells genetic material and controls activities
attach carbohydrates and lipids to proteins; modifying and st…
Chloroplasts
use energy from sunlight to make energy, known as photosynthe…
Vacuoles
store materials in saclike structures
15 terms
biology functions
cell membrane
nucleus
nuclear membrane
chromosome
double doors and protects what goes in and out
office and controls activity with DNA
outer walls of office and controls what goes in the nucleus
stacked paper and storage for DNA
cell membrane
double doors and protects what goes in and out
nucleus
office and controls activity with DNA
23 terms
Biology Functions
Prokaryote
Selectively Permeable
Active transport
Ribosomes
A unicellular organism that lacks a nucleus
A property of the lipid bilayer that allows some substance to…
The movement of materials that requires energy and goes from…
The organelle that is responsible for the creation of protein…
Prokaryote
A unicellular organism that lacks a nucleus
Selectively Permeable
A property of the lipid bilayer that allows some substance to…
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Biology functions
Cell wall
Cell membrane
Cytoplasm
Nucleus
Protects the cell maintains the cells shape prevents the cell…
Forms a boundary around the cell so to maintain something com…
Fluid inside the cell
Contains most of the cells genetic material
Cell wall
Protects the cell maintains the cells shape prevents the cell…
Cell membrane
Forms a boundary around the cell so to maintain something com…
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Biology functions
The function for the Golgi Apparatus
The function for rough ER
An example of an organelle
The function for lysosomes
Modifies, snorts and package molecules the cell makes for tra…
Modify and transport proteins made on its ribosomes
Mitochondria, Golgi, ER, vacuole, lysome, chloroplast, etc
Sac of digestive enzymes to break down food or unwanted cells…
The function for the Golgi Apparatus
Modifies, snorts and package molecules the cell makes for tra…
The function for rough ER
Modify and transport proteins made on its ribosomes
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Biology Functions
Cell Wall
Plasma Membrane
Cytoplasm
Cytosol
Supports and protects the cell
Regulates what enters and leaves the cell
Cell contents outside nucleus and inside plasma ... membrane
Fluid matrix outside organelles
Cell Wall
Supports and protects the cell
Plasma Membrane
Regulates what enters and leaves the cell
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Biology functions
Epidermis
Veins
Guard cells
Stomata
Single protective layer of cells along top /bottom of leaf
Spongy layer of cells forming a tube which transports needed…
Controls stomata opening and closing
Opening a long lower epidermis that allows gas exchange
Epidermis
Single protective layer of cells along top /bottom of leaf
Veins
Spongy layer of cells forming a tube which transports needed…
20 terms
Biology Functions
Found in plant cells used to store lar…
Organize the microtubules during cell…
Jelly-like material found in the nucleus
Direct protein synthesis
Central vacuole
Centrioles
Nucleoplasm
Ribosomes
Found in plant cells used to store lar…
Central vacuole
Organize the microtubules during cell…
Centrioles
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Biology Functions
Cell Membrane
cytoplasm
ribosomes
rough endoplasmic reticulum (ER)
1. regulates what enters and leaves the cell ... 2. provides sup…
jelly like substance in plants
-protein factories ... -they make proteins following the DNA cod…
-makes protein polypeptide chains then put them into a membra…
Cell Membrane
1. regulates what enters and leaves the cell ... 2. provides sup…
cytoplasm
jelly like substance in plants
10 terms
biology functions
cell membrane
cell wall
nucleus
nucleolus
controls what comes in and out
provide structure and support
control the center of the cell, location of DNA
make ribosomes
cell membrane
controls what comes in and out
cell wall
provide structure and support
10 terms
Biology functions
Nerve cell
Sperm cell
Egg cell
Red blood cell
Transmition of nervous stimuli
Fertilisation of eggs
Fertlisation
Transport of oxygen
Nerve cell
Transmition of nervous stimuli
Sperm cell
Fertilisation of eggs
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Biology Functions
Nucleus
Chromosomes
Nucleolus
Chloroplasts
house of chromosomes, the boss
control cell activity
builds liposomal subunits
makes food (sugar), sunlight energy, water and carbon dioxide
Nucleus
house of chromosomes, the boss
Chromosomes
control cell activity
14 terms
biology functions
nucleolus
nucleus
ser
rer
site of ribosome synthesis
control center stores information
makes fats and detoxifies
makes proteins to export [has attached ribosomes]
nucleolus
site of ribosome synthesis
nucleus
control center stores information
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Biology Organelle Functions
Cell Membrane
Cytoplasm
Nucleus
Endoplasmic Reticulum
Separates the cell from it's external environment, and is sel…
Organelles are found here and substances like salts may be di…
The control center of the cell, for cell metabolism and repro…
It is the transport system of the cell. They carry materials…
Cell Membrane
Separates the cell from it's external environment, and is sel…
Cytoplasm
Organelles are found here and substances like salts may be di…
12 terms
Biology functions
Nucleus
Mitochondria
chloroplast
membrane
control center contains dna
energy
photosynthsis
controls what goes in and out
Nucleus
control center contains dna
Mitochondria
energy
Biology functions
Cell membrane
Cell wall
Cytoplasm
Mitochondrion
Separates rhe cell from its enviorment controls movement of s…
Protects and supports cell ... Plants have them animals dont
Cytoplasm has no function
Transforms energy stored in glucose to useable cellular energy
Cell membrane
Separates rhe cell from its enviorment controls movement of s…
Cell wall
Protects and supports cell ... Plants have them animals dont
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Biology Functions
Cell Membrane
Cell Wall
Cytoplasm
Nucleus
Composition: mostly lipids... Function: boundary between in and…
Composition: carbohydrates... Function: Provides structure and p…
Composition: mostly water, some proteins... Function: contains c…
Composition: double membrane... Function: stores genetic material
Cell Membrane
Composition: mostly lipids... Function: boundary between in and…
Cell Wall
Composition: carbohydrates... Function: Provides structure and p…
22 terms
Biology functions
Cell membrane
Cell wall
Plasmodesma
Vacuole
Phospholipid Bilayer that regulates cell transport, involved…
Plant, fungal, and bacteria have a cell wall that is used for…
Small pores in the cell wall which appears to allow a bridge…
Site of storage of glucose, water, salt, and toxic substances…
Cell membrane
Phospholipid Bilayer that regulates cell transport, involved…
Cell wall
Plant, fungal, and bacteria have a cell wall that is used for…
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Biology: Functions
Centriole
Chloroplast
Chromosomes
ER
made of microtubles used by animal cells during cell divison
performs photosynthesis makes food for the cell
found in the nucleus made of DNA humans have 46/cell
canal system of the cell
Centriole
made of microtubles used by animal cells during cell divison
Chloroplast
performs photosynthesis makes food for the cell
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Biology Functions
Liver in Digestive
Esophagus in Digestive
Stomach in Digestive
Small Intestine in Digestive
Secretes Bile and Filters Blood
Brings food to stomach
Chemical and Mechanical Digestion
Digests food and absorbs nutrients into the blood
Liver in Digestive
Secretes Bile and Filters Blood
Esophagus in Digestive
Brings food to stomach
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Biology Cell organalles and functions
Nucleus
Nucleolus
Nuclear Membrane
Ribosomes
The brain, Directs the cells activities
Synthesis Ribosomes, Contains RNA
Protects the Nucleus
Found on ER (rough), Makes Proteins
Nucleus
The brain, Directs the cells activities
Nucleolus
Synthesis Ribosomes, Contains RNA
15 terms
Biology - Functions
Mitochondria
Ribosomes
Centrioles
Nucleus
produces energy through cell breathing
create proteins
cell division and reproduction
store informations like DNA
Mitochondria
produces energy through cell breathing
Ribosomes
create proteins
23 terms
Biology functions
Esophagus
Liver
Liver
Rugae
Food tube
Produces bile.
Stores glycogen and transforms toxic chemicals into less harm…
Allow for the expansion of the stomach during food consumption.
Esophagus
Food tube
Liver
Produces bile.
14 terms
Biology: Organelles/Functions
Cell Wall
Chloroplast
Large Vacuole
Nucleus
(Only found in plant cells)... Provides structure/protection
(Only found in plant cells)... Makes plant green/hold chlorophyll
(Only found in plant cells)... stores water for photosynthesis
(Found in both animal and plant cells)... Brain cell
Cell Wall
(Only found in plant cells)... Provides structure/protection
Chloroplast
(Only found in plant cells)... Makes plant green/hold chlorophyll
36 terms
Biology: Cell Structure and Function
cell theory
cytoplasm
organelle
prokaryotic cell
theory that states that all organisms are made of cells, all…
jellylike substance inside cells that contains molecules and…
membrane-bound structure that is specialized to perform a dis…
cell that does not have a nucleus or other membrane-bound org…
cell theory
theory that states that all organisms are made of cells, all…
cytoplasm
jellylike substance inside cells that contains molecules and…
20 terms
Life Functions - Biology 8
Nutrition
Autotrophic
Heterotrophic
Transport
Get materials from environment, modify and use for energy, gr…
a type of nutrition, self-feeders (ex. plants)
a type of nutrition, other feeders (ex. humans/animals)
movement of materials within an organism
Nutrition
Get materials from environment, modify and use for energy, gr…
Autotrophic
a type of nutrition, self-feeders (ex. plants)
36 terms
Biology: Cell Structure and Function
cell theory
cytoplasm
organelle
prokaryotic cell
theory that states that all organisms are made of cells, all…
jellylike substance inside cells that contains molecules and…
membrane-bound structure that is specialized to perform a dis…
cell that does not have a nucleus or other membrane-bound org…
cell theory
theory that states that all organisms are made of cells, all…
cytoplasm
jellylike substance inside cells that contains molecules and…
14 terms
AP Biology: Functional Groups
hydroxyl
amino
methyl
carbonyl
hydroxyl
amino
8 terms
AP Biology: Functional Groups
hydroxyl
amino
methyl
carbonyl
hydroxyl
amino
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