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1

Nucleus

Contains cell chromosomes and hold genetic information which contains cell activities

2

Cell membrane

Consists of phospholids and protein molecules. It is selectively permeable and controls what goes in and out the cell

3

Mitochondria

Site of aerobic respiration and is the powerhouse of the cell

4

Ribosome

Site of protein synthesis and can be found in the cytoplasm

5

Chloroplast

Site of photosynthesis. Contains chlorophyll (green pigment) which absorbs light energy

6

Vacuole

Contains cell sap and keeps the shape of the cell

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Cell Wall

Gives support to the cell and structure