Flashcards in cell parts Deck (12):
the smallest unit that can preform all life processes.
contains the cells dna.
The material or protoplasm within a living cells excluding the nucleus.
a phospholipid layer that covers a cell's surface; acts as a barrier between the inside of a cell and the cell's environment.
A rigid structure that surrounds the cell membrane and provides support to the cell.
an organelle found in large numbers in most cells, in which the biochemical processes of respiration and energy production occur. It has a double membrane, the inner layer being folded inward to form layers.
The organelle that uses the energy of sunlight to make food.
cell organelle that helps make and package materials to be transported out of the cell.
A system of membranes that is found in a cell's cytoplasm and that is found in the production, processing, and transport of proteins and in the production of lipids.
cell organelle composed of RNA and protein; the site of protein synthesis.
A cell organelle that contains digestive enzymes.