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Organelles In Plant And Animal Cells.[print questions]

Which organelle stores water, waste, and nutrients?
a) endoplasmic reticulum
b) golgi apparatus
c) vacuole
d) centriole

What substance do all the organelles float around in?
a) nucleus
b) cytoplasm
c) mitochondria
d) vacuole

What is one organelle a plant cell has but an animal cell does not have?
a) nucleus
b) vacuole
c) cell wall
d) cell membrane

Which best describes the function of a ribosome?
a) storing waste products
b) manufacturing proteins
c) digesting food particles
d) providing support

What is a function of the endoplasmic reticulum?
a) transporting materials
b) manufacuring ribosomes
c) producing energy for the cell
d) controlling the cell activities

In which organelle does photosynthesis take place?
a) Golgi Apparatus
b) Nucleus
c) Chloroplast
d) Central Vacuole

Which of these best describes the function of the Golgi apparatus in a cell?
a) converting oxygen and nutrients into energy for the cell
b) modifying proteins and fats and preparing them to be moved out of the cell
c) breaking down cellular waste products and moving them to the cytoplasm
d) regulating the passage of molecules in and out of the cell

Which is a function of the nucleolus of a cell?
a) producing ribosomes
b) forming lysosomes
c) digesting proteins
d) packaging wastes

Which organelle helps with cell division?
a) centrioles
b) lysosome
c) chloroplast
d) vacuole

Which organelle produces energy for the cell in the form of ATP?
a) mitochondria
b) chloroplast
c) vacuole
d) lysosome

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