Organelle

The description and function

Plasma membrane

Description-Its not a solid structure its made of smaller molecules
Function-Holds cell pieces inside and only let some things in and out

Plant cell, animal cell, or both: Both

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Cell wall

Description-Made of specialized sugar called cellulose

Function-Provide a frame to protect the plant cell to survive

Animal cell,plant cell,or both: Plant cell

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Cytoplasm

Description-A filling fluid in the mitochandria

Function-Give the cell its shape

Animal cell,plant cell, or both: Both

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Nucleus

Description-Somewhere in the cytoplasm

Function-Helps control eating,movement, and reproduction

Animal cell,plant cell,or both:Both

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Nuclear Membrane

Description-Double layered membrane surrounding the nucleus

Function-Keeps DNA inside the nucleus to protect it from surrounding substances

Animal cell,plant cell,or both:Both

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Nucleolus

Description-A round body located inside the nucleus

Function-Makes protein in the cell

Animal cell,plant cell,or both:Plant cell

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Centrioles

Description-A small set microtubules arranged in a specific way

Function-Help cell divide when necessary

Animal cell,plant cell,or both:Animal cell

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Chromatin

Description-Organized into several levels

Function-Pack DNA into smaller volume to fit in the cell

Animal cell,plant cell,or both:Plant cell

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Ribosomes

Description-Found inside the nucleus

Function-Deciphers what kind of protein it should make

Animal cell,plant cell,or both:Both

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Golgi apparatus

Description-its flattened stacks of membrane

Function-Works to package tag ship protein to it destination

Animal cell,plant cell,or both:Both

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Endoplasmic reticulum

Description-A network of membrane found through out the cell and connected to the nucleus

Function-Functions as a manufacturing and packaging system

Animal cell,plant cell,or both:Both

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Mitochondria

Description-Outer membrane inner membrane Folds

Function-Provides power

Animal cell,plant cell,or both:Both

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Chloroplast

Description-Outer membrane inner membrane surrounding the stroama

Function-Food producer of the grana cell

Animal cell,plant cell,or both:Plant cell

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Lysosomes

Description-Specialized vesicle that holds a variety of enzyme

Function-Digest things

Animal cell,plant cell,or both:Animal

Peroxisomes

Description-Small vesicles single membrane with digestive enzymes

Function-Absorb nutrients play a part in the way organisms

Animal cell,plant cell,or both:Both

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Vacuole

Description-Membrane surrounds a mass of fluid nutrients or waste products

Function-Digest alcohol store food or any variety of nutrients

Animal cell,plant cell,or both:Both

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Cytoskeleton

Description-Thick strong spirials of thoussands of substance

Function-Cell shape determines shape of the cell

Animal cell,plant cell,or both:Both

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