Basics Of Cell Parts And Functions

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Basics Of Cell Parts And Functions

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  • 1. 
    A network of passageways that carries materials from one part of the cell to another
    • A. 

      Endoplasmic reticulum

    • B. 

      Cell wall

    • C. 

      Vacuole

    • D. 

      Chromatin

    • E. 

      Ribosomes

  • 2. 
    Cells’ power plants; rod-shaped; has a smooth outer membrane
    • A. 

      Chloroplasts

    • B. 

      Lysosome

    • C. 

      Cytoplasm

    • D. 

      Ribosomes

    • E. 

      Mitochondria

  • 3. 
            Consists of a jellylike substance that contains many organelles; region between the nucleus and the cell membrane
    • A. 

      Ribosomes

    • B. 

      Nucleolus

    • C. 

      Cytoplasm

    • D. 

      Chloroplasts

    • E. 

      Cell wall

  • 4. 
    Directs all of the cell’s activities, including reproduction; contains nucleic acids
    • A. 

      Nucleus

    • B. 

      Cell membrane

    • C. 

      Endoplasmic reticulum

    • D. 

      Chromatin

    • E. 

      Mitochondria

  • 5. 
    Found in the nucleus; made of DNA, plus some protein
    • A. 

      Vacuole

    • B. 

      Ribosomes

    • C. 

      Mitochondria

    • D. 

      Chromatin

    • E. 

      Nucleolus

  • 6. 
            Gives the cell a rigid, box-like shape; outside of the cell membrane; in plants, made of cellulose
    • A. 

      Cell wall

    • B. 

      Chromatin

    • C. 

      Cytoplasm

    • D. 

      Lysosome

    • E. 

      Cell membrane

  • 7. 
    Photosynthesis takes place here; captures energy in sunlight and uses it to produce food
    • A. 

      Nucleus

    • B. 

      Nucleolus

    • C. 

      Mitochondria

    • D. 

      Vacuole

    • E. 

      Chloroplasts

  • 8. 
    Produced in the nucleolus; place where proteins are made; made primarily of RNA
    • A. 

      Vacole

    • B. 

      Ribosomes

    • C. 

      Endoplasmic reticulum

    • D. 

      Chromatin

    • E. 

      Cytoplasm

  • 9. 
    Protects the cell; regulates what substances enter and leave the cell
    • A. 

      Nucleus

    • B. 

      Nucleolus

    • C. 

      Cell membrane

    • D. 

      Ribosomes

    • E. 

      Lysosome

  • 10. 
    Sac within the cytoplasm that is full of fluid; plants have one large one; stores food, water, etc.
    • A. 

      Vacuole

    • B. 

      Cell wall

    • C. 

      Cell membrane

    • D. 

      Nucleolus

    • E. 

      Chloroplasts

  • 11. 
            Small organelles that contain chemicals (enzymes) that break down food; garbage disposal unit of cell
    • A. 

      Mitochondria

    • B. 

      Cell wall

    • C. 

      Cytoplasm

    • D. 

      Lysosome

    • E. 

      Vacuole

  • 12. 
    Where ribosomes are made; part of the nucleus (in the nucleus)
    • A. 

      Cell wall

    • B. 

      Cell membrane

    • C. 

      Nucleolus

    • D. 

      Nucleus

    • E. 

      Nucleolus