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Vocabulary for CELL unit

Chloroplast an organelle that makes food from sunlight, water and carbon dioxide, and is found in a plant cell
Cytoplasm the gel-like material that surrounds the internal parts of the cell
Diffusion process that spreads substances through a gas or liquid from higher to lower concentration.
Nucleus part of a cell that directs all cell activities and carries information for cell reproduction. DNA is found here.
Organelle a structure that has a specific task within the cell
Osmosis a type of diffusion that allows water to pass but not the solutes in the water
Vacuoles sacs inside a cell that hold water, wastes, and other materials
Endoplasmic Reticulum a system of twisting, winding membranes. The ER processes materials it gets from ribosomes and uses them to manufacture proteins
Mitochondrion organelle that uses oxygen to process food in order to manufacture energy in both plant and animal cells
Golgi Bodies takes the materials manufactured by the endoplasmic reticulum and finishes processing them
Cell Wall a tough outer covering that surrounds the cell membrane in a plant cell. It supports and protects plant cells.
Cell Membrane a protective covering that encloses the entire cell found in both animal and plant cells
Prokaryotic Cells usually single celled organism, with NO nucleus. Genetic material is found in the cytoplasm. This type of cell has NO organelles.
Eukaryotic Cells are all multicellular. They DO have a nucleus that contains genetic information.
Created by: KCAshe