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makes ATP

mitochondria

2

"suicide bags"

lysosomes

3

"stack of sacs"

Golgi apparatus

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"canal system or subway of cell"

smooth ER, rough ER

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controls what enters and exits the cell

cell membrane

6

the dark central portion of the nucleus

nucleolus

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makes sugars

chloroplasts

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"powerhouse of the cell"

mitochondria

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made of RNA and proteins

ribosomes

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digests food particles

lysosomes

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"brain of the cell"

nucleus

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"digestive sacs"

lysosomes

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breaks down poisons

smooth ER

14

used in mitosis

centrioles

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"protein factories of the cell"

ribosomes

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"gatekeeper of the cell"

cell membrane

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transports proteins to the Golgi bodies

rough ER

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stores harmful materials; helps put pressure on cell walls to maintain turgor pressure

central water vacuole

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contains DNA in eukaryotes

nucleus

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most prominent structure of eukaryotic cells

nucleus

21

site of photosynthesis

chloroplasts

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makes steroids and regulates calcium levels

smooth ER

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stores excess sugars in plants in form of starch

leucoplasts

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contains carotenoid pigments (red, orange, yellow)

chromoplasts

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where ribosomes are made

nucleolus

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repackages proteins to export out of the cell

Golgi apparatus