Cytology Quiz

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Cytology Quiz

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  • 1. 
    Phospholipid bi-layer that surrounds the cell and controls movement of particles into and out of the cell
  • 2. 
    Fluid component in which the organelles are suspended
  • 3. 
    Control center of the cell and contains genetic material (DNA/RNA)
  • 4. 
    Site of rapid RNA production
  • 5. 
    Rough ER - site of protein synthesis smooth ER - site lipid and carbohydrate synthesis
  • 6. 
    Non-membranous organelle located within the rough ER and is the actual site of protein synthesis
  • 7. 
    Processing, packaging, and distribution of substances made by the ER
  • 8. 
    Site of ATP synthesis
  • 9. 
    Vesicle that contains hydrolytic enzymes
  • 10. 
    Non-membranous organelle that forms mitotic spindle fibers
  • 11. 
    Liquid-filled sac used for storage of various organic and inorganic compounds
  • 12. 
    Supports the microscope?
  • 13. 
    Rotating mechanism at the base of the head. Carries the objective lenses.
  • 14. 
    The eye piece of the microscope. Magnifies 10X
  • 15. 
    Holds slides in place?
  • 16. 
    Adjustable lens system that permits the use of a scanning , a low powered lens, high powered or an oil immersion.
  • 17. 
    Small substage lens that concentrates the light on the specimen, (rack and pinion knob) Regulates the amount of light passing through.
  • 18. 
    Vertical portion of the microscope connecting the base and head.
  • 19. 
    Used to focus on the specimen
  • 20. 
    Used for precise focusing once coarse focusing has been completed.
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