Busy. Please wait.

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 

Username is available taken
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.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Didn't know it?
click below
Knew it?
click below
Don't know
Remaining cards (0)
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

LE - Cell Structures

Cell membrane present in animal and plant cells; SEMI-PERMEABLE: allows certain materials in and out of the cell, regulates what enters and leaves
Chloroplast present in plant cells; organelle containing chlorophyll that uses light energy to make CO2, nutrients, and water into sugars in order to make energy
Cytoplasm present in animal and plant cells; fluid, jelly like substance that holds the organelles and protects them
Endoplasmic reticulum present in animal and plant cells; carries substances like proteins through the cell. Some endoplasmic reticulums are smooth (they do not have ribosomes attached) while others are rough (they have ribosomes attached)
Golgi body/complex/apparatus present in animal and plant cells; receives materials from the endoplasmic reticulum and distributes them throughout the cell
Large Vacuole present in plant cells; stores food, water, waste, etc for the cell
Lysosomes present in animal cells; contains chemicals to break down certain materials and dead cells
Mitochondria present in animal and plant cells; known as the powerhouse of the cell, it produces the cell's energy in the form of ATP
Nuclear Envelope present in animal and plant cells; surrounds and protects the nucleus, allowing things in and out of the nucleus
Nucleolus present in animal and plant cells; makes ribosomes for the cell
Nucleus present in both animal and plant cells; directs all cell actions and processes, including reproduction; houses the DNA in the cell
Ribosomes present in animal and plant cells; place where proteins are made
Small Vacuole present in animal cells; transports and stores materials, such as waste products
Cell Wall present in plant cells only; protects the cell and gives the cell shape and structure
Created by: mrsflower



Use these flashcards to help memorize information. Look at the large card and try to recall what is on the other side. Then click the card to flip it. If you knew the answer, click the green Know box. Otherwise, click the red Don't know box.

When you've placed seven or more cards in the Don't know box, click "retry" to try those cards again.

If you've accidentally put the card in the wrong box, just click on the card to take it out of the box.

You can also use your keyboard to move the cards as follows:

If you are logged in to your account, this website will remember which cards you know and don't know so that they are in the same box the next time you log in.

When you need a break, try one of the other activities listed below the flashcards like Matching, Snowman, or Hungry Bug. Although it may feel like you're playing a game, your brain is still making more connections with the information to help you out.

To see how well you know the information, try the Quiz or Test activity.

Pass complete!

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