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Cell Organelles

Organelles and functions

vacuole large storage of water and solutes
cell wall outside of cell membrane protects and gives structure; only in plants
cytoskeleton/microtubules gives internal structure to the cell
cell membrane controls what enters and leaves a cell
flagella provides movement of entire cell(found only in some animal cells)
golgi apparatus sorts, modifies, and packages proteins
nucleolus makes ribosomes
rough endoplasmic reticulum has ribosomes attached and is transport system for proteins
ribosomes where proteins are made
cytoplasm "jelly" that fills the cell; cushions all the organelles
nucleus controls what enters and leaves the nucleus
smooth endoplasmic reticulum helps detoxify and assembles lipids
centrioles grow microtubules for cell division
Lysosome breaks down material(digests organic molecules)
chloroplast site of photosynthesis
mitochondira site of cellular respiration
Created by: avelie



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