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What is diffusion?
The net movement of particles of a gas or a solute from an area of high concentration to an area of low concentration
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What is osmosis?
The net movement of water from an area of high concentration (of water) to an area of low concentration (of water) along a concentration gradient
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What is active transport?
The movement of substances against a concentration gradient and/or across a cell membrane, using energy
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What is the nucleus?
An organelle found in many living cells containing the genetic information
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What is the cytoplasm?
The water-basd gel in which the organelles of all living cells are suspended
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What is the cell membrane?
The membrane around the contents of a cell which controls what moves in and out of the cell
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What is the mitochondria?
The site of aerobic cellular respiration
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What are Ribosomes?
The protein sythesis in a cell
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What is the cell wall?
A rigid structure which surrounds the cells of living organisms except animals
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What are chloroplasts?
The organelles in which photosynthesis takes place
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What is a permanent vacuole?
A space in the cytoplasm filled with cell sap which is ther all the time
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