Animal and plant cells

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What 's nucleus do?
controls all the activities of the cell. It contains the genes on the chromosomes. They carry the instructions for making a new cell or new organisms
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what's a cytoplasm?
liquid gel which most chemical reactions needed for life take place
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what's mitochondria?
structures in the cytoplasm where oxygen is used and most of the energy is released during respiration
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what's a cell membrane?
controls the passage of substances into and out of the cell
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what's ribosomes?
protein synthesis takes place. All the proteins needed in the cell are made here.
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what's a cell wall?
made of cellulose that strengthens and supports the cell
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what's chloroplasts?
found in all green parts of the plant. green because it contains chlorophyll (green substance).
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what does chlorophyll do?
absorbs light energy to make food by photosynthesis.
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what don't root cells do?
root cells dont chloroplast because they are underground therefore don't photosynthesise
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what's a permanent vacuole?
a space in the cytoplasm filled with cell sap. this is important for keeping the cells rigid to support the plant
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name all the things inside of a plant cell?
cell membrane, ribosomes, cellulose cell wall, mitochondria, cytoplasm, permanent vacuole, chloroplasts, and a nucleus.
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Name all the things in an animal cell?
cell membrane, Ribosomes, mitochondria, cytoplasm, nucleus
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what do most human cells contain?
most human cells are like most other animal cells and contain a nucleus, cytoplasm, cell membrane, mitochondria, and ribosomes.
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what do plant and algal cells contain?
plant and algal cells contain all the structures seen in animal cells as well as a cell wall. Many plant cells also contain chloroplasts and a permanent vacuole filled with sap.
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