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peroxisomes nickname

detox unit

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peroxisomes function

filter out poisons

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process of peroxisomes changing free radicals

changes FR into H2o2 then into H2o

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where are a high number of peroxisomes found?

in the kidneys and liver

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what do peroxisomes look like

tiny bubble with liquid

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what are chloroplasts

holders for chlorophyll

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what is chlorophyll

green pigments

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what kind of vacuoles do plants have

large ones

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what are leukoplasts

white organelles that hold starch ex: potatoes

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what are chromoplasts

hold colored pigments

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green

chlorophyll

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red

anthocyanin

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orange

carotene

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yellow

xanthophyll

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how do leaves change colors

temp and light drops which kills chlorophyll and them lets the other colors show through