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Structure around plant cells, fungus cells, and some bacterial cells that support and protects

Cell wall

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Structure in animal cells that helps organize cell division

centriole

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structure in plant cells that captures the sun's energy and changes it into chemical energy

chloroplast

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fluid portion of the cell outside of the nucleus

cytoplasm

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network of protein filaments that gives a cell its shape and organizes its organelles

cytoskeleton

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internal membrane system of a cell where proteins are assembled

Endoplasmic reticulum

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Series of flattened sacs that prepares proteins and other materials for export from the cell

Golgi Apparatus

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Enzyme filled structure that breaks down complex molecules or worn out organelles

Lysosome

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Organelle that changes the chemical energy in food into a form that is easier for the cell to use

mitochondrion

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structure within a cell that acts like a specialized organ

organelle

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structure that assembles proteins

ribosome

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saclike structure that stores materials like water and nutrients

vacuole

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a fundamental concept of biology that states that all living things are made up of cells, cells are the basic units of structure, and new cells are produced from existing cells

cell theory

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what are 3 major structures that a Eukaryotic cells has and a prokaryotic cell does not?

a nucleus, Mitochondria, Golgi apparatus

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What are 3 major structures that a plant cell has and an animal cell does not?

a cell wall, chloroplast, a large central vacuole