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What are cells are the basic units of structure and function in living things
What are cells made of? organelles
What is a simple microscope A(n) microscope with only one lens
What is a compound microscope A(n) microscope with two or more lenses.
What is total magnification? Equal to the magnifications of the two lenses multiplied together.
What is magnification? The ability to make things look larger than they are
What is resolution? ______ is the ability to clearly see parts of an object. AKA Sharpness
What is an electron microscope A(n) __________________ uses a beam of light instead of light (like a regular microscope uses) to examine a specimen
who was the first to use the term cell Robert Hooke was the first to use the term _____
who was the first to discover pond life Anton van Leeuwenhoek was the first to discover
who was the first to discover that all plants are composed of cells Matthias Schleiden was the first to discoverd
who was the first to discover that all animals were made up of cells Theodor Schwann discovered
Who discovered that cells only come from other cells Rudolf Virchow discovered
Who was the first to discover the nucleus if the cell Robert Brown discovered
What is the cell theory? All living things are made up of cells, cells are the basic units of structure and function in living things, new cells are produced from existing cells
What are prokaryotic cells? Cells without a nucleus are
What are the two links of the prokaryotic cells? Bacteria and archaea are
What are cells with a nucleus called? Eukaryotic cells have a
What are the two kinds of Eukaryotic cells? Plants and animals are
Unique parts of plant cells Cell wall, chloroplasts, and one large vacuole,
Unique parts of animal cells Round shape, centrioles, small vacuole
Cell Membrane Selects what will leave or enter the body
Cytoplasm A gel-like substance that all the other organelles are floating in
The Nucleus The control center of the cell
Ribosomes Site of protein synthesis
The Rough Endoplasmic Reticulum (ER) A complex network of transport channels. Contains ribosomes. (The Highway)
The Smooth Endoplasmic Reticulum (ER) A complex network of transport channels. Contains ribosomes. (The Highway)
Golgi Apparatus/Bodies A series of flattened sacs that modifies, packages, stores, and transports materials out of the cell. (The Post Office)
Lysosomes removes waste. (Garbage Men)
Centrioles ONLY FOUND IN ANIMAL CELLS. These organelles play a role in cellular reproduction.
Mitochondrion Produces energy for the cell (ATP). The Powerhouse of the cell.
The Chloroplast ONLY FOUND IN PLANT CELLS. Photosynthesis is carried out here.
Vacuole Used for storing food and water.
If a cell contains a large vacuole, chloroplast, cell wall, what type of cell is it? Plant Cell
If a cell contains a small vacuole, and centrioles, what type of cell is it? Animal Cell
Cell Wall ONLY FOUND IN PLANT CELLS. Provides shape, support and protection to a plant cell.
What is the shape of a cheek cell? It has a circular shape.
Is the nucleus always found in the middle of the cell? NO
What part of an animal cell, gives the cell its shape? The Cell Membrane
Why are stains used when observing cells under the microscope? To make the specimen easier to see
Why don't animals have chloroplasts? Because we use our mitochondria to convert food into energy.
All living things are made of cells
Cells are the basic unit of (there are points) Structure and Function
What are cells produced from other cells
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