Busy. Please wait.

Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 

show password


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.

By signing up, I agree to StudyStack's Terms of Service and Privacy Policy.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the email address associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.

Remove ads
Don't know (0)
Know (0)
remaining cards (0)
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards

Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

cell organelles

Cell Organelles

Cell Wall Present on the outside of plant cells; helps maintain the shape; helps support the shape of the cell; made of cellulose
Cell Membrane ‘Envelope’ of the cell, holding the fluid within the cell; determines which substances may enter and leave the cell
Ribosome Small, round organelle which may float freely in the cytoplasm or be attached to the endoplasmic reticulum; job is to help synthesize proteins
Endoplasmic Reticulum Set of membranes that form ‘canals’ for transporting substances produced by the cell
Mitochondria Organelle which is the site of energy production; has folded, interior membranes for extra surface area
Golgi Apparatus Small vesicles which collect products from the cell; packages them for release
Nucleus Organelle which controls all cell functions; contains the genetic material, DNA
Chloroplast Organelle that carries on photosynthesis in plant cells; disc-shaped; contains chlorophyll
Vacuole Cell vesicle which may hold water, food, or cell products for purposes of storage; plant cells store large amounts of water in these vesicles
Cytoplasm The fluid, or gel-like substance that fills the interior of the cell; holds all of the organelles; where many functions take place
Lysosomes The part of the cell the breaks down food particles and old organelles
Created by: monnier