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What are organelles?
Tiny organs within cells that protect the celll, and thus the ogranism functioning
What is the plasma membrane?
what are it's functions?
what is it made out of?
- Skin of the cell

- Protects interior, what goes in/ out passes through the membrane

- made of lipids (fats)
lypo suction
Golgi apparatus
chemical factory
Nucleus
has its own membrane; enclosing DNA (in little packets called chromosones)
All cell functions are controlled by...
DNA
Endoplasmic Reticulum
"subway system" - transports nutrients
Ribosomes
protein workshop (location of protein production)
Mitochondria
"battery of the cell" - creates high energy ATP to fuel all cellular activities
Lysosome
"kamikazie killer"
Cytoplasm
acts as a filler (thickish juice)
Vacuole
"closet" of the cell
Chloroplast
* contains chlorophyl
Cell Wall
* thick rigid outer "casing" surroundings
- made of cellulose