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ANIMAL CELL

ANIMAL CELL

Organelle

PLANT CELL

A cell structure in which the functions are carried out to ensure the cell`s survival.

Cell membrane

A membrane that separates the interior of the cell from its surroundings

Nucleus

The organelle that controls all the activities within a cell

Mitochondria

The energy producers of the cell. Also carries out cellular respiration to produce energy for the cell.

Cell wall

A rough, rigid structure that surrounds the cell membrane and gives the cell a regular, box-like shape

Vacuoles

Temporary storage compartments in cells, sometimes used to store waste.

Golgi body

A structure in cells that sorts proteins and packs them into vessels

Ribosomes

Cell parts (organelles) that assemble proteins

Chloroplast

Part of plant cells that trap energy from the Sun and change it into chemical energy that plants use

Endoplasmic reticulum

A network of membrane covered channels that transport materials

Cytoplasm

A jelly like substance within a cell, containing organelles, water, and other life- supporting materials.