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Cell Crossword Puzzle

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Description

An organelle found in plants and algae that absorbs sunlight and uses it to drive the synthesis of organic compounds (sugars) from carbon dioxide and water Chloroplasts
A protective layer external to the plasma membrane in plant cells bacteria fungi and some protists; protects the cell and helps maintain its shape Cell Wall
A structure found in animal cells from which microtubules originate and that is important during cell division (contains two centrioles) Centrosome
The central vacuole is a cellular organelle found in plant cells. It is often the largest organelle in the cell. It is surrounded by a membrane and functions to hold materials and wastes. Central Vacuole
A narrow thread of cytoplasm that passes through the cell walls of adjacent plant cells that allows connections between them. Plasmodesma
A digestive organelle in eukaryotic cells; contains hydrolytic enzymes that digest engulfed food or damaged organelles Lysosome
The contents of a eukaryotic cell between the plasma membrane and the nucleus; consists of a semi-fluid medium and organelles; can also refer to the interior of a prokaryotic cell Cytoplasm
A cell structure consisting of RNA and protein organized into two subunits and functioning as the site of protein synthesis in the cytoplasm; in the eukaryotic cells the ribosomal subunits are constructed in the molecules Ribosomes
organelle composed of a double membrane that acts as the storehouse for most of a cell's DNA Nucleus
A bean-shaped organelle that supplies energy to the cell and has its own ribosomes and DNA Mitochondria
The thickest of the three main kinds of fibers making up the cytoskeleton of a eukaryotic cell; a hollow tube made of globular proteins called tubulins; found in cilia and flagella Microtubules
That portion of the endoplasmic reticulum with ribosomes attached that make membrane proteins and secretory proteins Rough ER
The portion of the endoplasmic reticulum that lacks ribosomes centrioles/ A small cylindrical organelle near the nucleus in animal cells, occurring in pairs and involved in the development of spindle fibers in cell division. Smooth ER
A small cylindrical organelle near the nucleus in animal cells, occurring in pairs and involved in the development of spindle fibers in cell division. Centrioles
A thin flexible layer around the cells of all living things; it's job is to separate the cytoplasm from the cell's surroundings Cell Membrane
A complex of vesicles and folded membranes within the cytoplasm of most eukaryotic cells, involved in secretion and intracellular transport. Golgi Body

Funky Cell Parts Word Search

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mitochondria
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nucleus
ribososomes
semi permiable
cell theory
cell membrane
microscope
structure
vacuole
dna
cell wall
cytoplasm
robert hooke
organelles
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Cells Word Search

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golgi apparatus
organ system
unicellular
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chloroplast
vacuole
lysosomes
organ
tissue
endoplasmic reticulum
mitochondria
cytoplasm
ribosome
organelle
nucleus
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CELL WORD SEARCH

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plastid
vacuole
lysosome
chromatin
ribonucleic acid
organelle
nucleic acid
nucleus
mitochondria
division
deoxyribonucleic acid
cytoplasm
membrane
chloroplast
cell

Science Vocabulary Project Word Search

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leeuwenhoek anton van
hooke robert
brown robert
virchow rudolf
schleiden matthias
schwann theodor
prokaryotic
photosynthesis
organism
organic compound
organelles
nucleus
nucleic acids
multi-cellular
molecule
mitochondria
living
lipids
proteins
vacuole
eukaryotic
element
DNA
diffusion
cytoplasm
compound
chromosomes
chloroplasts
chlorophyll
cell wall
cell theory
cell membrane
cell
carbon
carbonhydrates
unicellular

Cell Structure and Function Word Search

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osmosis
concentration
lipid bilayer
cell membrane
cell wall
centrioles
cytoskeleton
chromosomes
chloroplasts
mitochondria
vacuoles
lysosomes
golgi apparatus
endoplasmic reticulum
ribosomes
nucleolus
chromatin
nuclear envelope
cytoplasm
organelles
prokaryotes
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Nucleus
Cell theory
Cells

Cell organelles and functions Crossword

Type
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Description

Basic unit of a chemical element Atom
A group of atoms bonded together Molecule
the smallest structural and functional unit of an organism, Cell
an organelle found in large numbers in most cells Mitochondria
the material or protoplasm within a living cell Cytoplasm
study of cell structure and function Cell biology
the semipermeable membrane surrounding the cytoplasm of a cell. Cell membrane
(in green plant cells) a plastid that contains chlorophyll and in which photosynthesis takes place. Chloroplast
a dense organelle present in most eukaryotic cells Nucleus
any of a number of organized or specialized structures within a living cell. Organelles
single-celled organism which has neither a distinct nucleus with a membrane nor other specialized organelles Prokaryote
organism whose cells contain a nucleus surrounded by a membrane Eukaryote
a rigid layer of polysaccharides lying outside the plasma membrane of the cells of plants, fungi, and bacteria Cell wall
A sphere-shaped structure within the cytoplasm of a cell that is composed of RNA and protein and is the site of protein synthesis Ribosomes
a network of membranous tubules within the cytoplasm of a eukaryotic cell Endoplasmic Reticulum
It is another packaging organelle like the endoplasmic reticulum Golgi Complex
transport of materials within the cytoplasm. Vesicles
an organelle in the cytoplasm of eukaryotic cells containing degradative enzymes enclosed in a membrane. Lysosomes
Theory that states that cells are the basic units of structure and function in living organisms. Cell theory

Cells and microscopes crossword

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Controls what passes through the cell Cell membrane
Holds the organelles together Cytoplasm
Protects the nucleus Nuclear membrane
Stores materials Central Vacuole
Breaks down large food particles Lysosomes
Turns sunlight into useable energy Chloroplast
Protects the cell Cell wall
Converts food into energy Mitochondria
Packages and moves materials Golgi apparatus
Produces protein Ribosomes
Produces ribosmes Nucleolus
Contains information about the organism Chromatin
Moves materials around the cell Endoplasmic reticulum
Looked at a cork with his own microscopes Robert Hooke
Loved at his own teeth particle with his microscope Anton Van Leeuwenhoek
Who said that animals are made of cells Schwann
Concluded that plants are made of cells Schleiden
concluded that cells come from other cells Virchow
Holds the slide in place Stage clips
Contains the object Slide
What is the slide placed on for stability Stage
Adjusts for the high power objective lens Fine adjustment knob
Adjusts for the medium and low objective lenses Coarse adjustment knob
Allows you to look through the microscope Eyepiece
Supports the body of a microscope Arm
Supports the the whole microscope Base
What did Hoek look at Cork
All living things are made of Cells

Cells Answer Key Crossword

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The basic building blocks of all living things. Cell
A group of similar cells that live and work together Tissues
A collection of tissues joined in a structural unit to serve a common function. Organ
A group of organs that work together to perform one or more functions. Organ System
An individual life form. Organism
Surrounds the cytoplasm of a cell and gives the cell structure and support. Cell Membrane
A gel-like substance inside the cell that contains all the cell parts and organelles. Cytoplasm
A group of tissues that work together to perform a specialized function or functions. Organelles
Molecules that contain all the genetic material and traits for each organism. DNA
Molecules are single stranded nucleic acids composed of nucleotides. RNA
A type of plastid that contains chlorophyll which is where photosynthesis takes place. Chloroplast
An organelle that modifies,sorts,and packs molecules and stores or sends it when needed. Golgi Complex
Often known as the "powerhouses" of the cell, this organelle generates energy for the cell through cellular respiration.​This means it takes in nutrients from the cell, breaks it down, and turns it into energy. Mitochondria
An organelle in both plant and animal cells that provides support and participates in a variety of cellular functions including storage, protection, and growth. Vacuole
Sacs of enzymes that digest food, water, and waste Lysosomes
Extensive network of membranes composed of both regions with ribosomes (rough ER) and regions without ribosomes (smooth ER). Endoplasmic Reticulum
Tiny structures bound by a membrane that contain enzymes that produce hydrogen peroxide as a by-product. Peroxisomes
The outermost covering of a cell that protects the cell and gives it shape & support. Cell Wall
Multicellular organism Eukaryote
Unicellular organism Prokaryote
Organisms made up of only one cell Unicellular Organisms
Organisms made up of two or more cells Multicellular Organisms
Chemical compound that contains carbon atoms. Organic Compound
Molecules that allow organisms to transfer genetic info from one generation to the next. There are two types of nucleic acids: DNA and RNA. Nucleic Acid
Consisting of RNA and proteins, they are responsible for protein production and assembly. Ribosomes
A substance made entirely of one type of atom. Element
The smallest unit of a substance that maintains the properties of that substance. Atom
Membrane bound structure that contains the cell's hereditary information and DNA. Also controls all of the cells activities. Nucleus
A membrane which surrounds the genetic material and nucleus in eukaryotic cells. Nuclear Membrane
A structure inside the cell nucleus that rewrites ribosomal RNA (rRNA) and combine it with proteins, results in the formation of incomplete ribosomes. Nucleolus
Tubelike structures that aid in cell division and Celiogenesis, are generally are found close to the nucleus Centrioles
A theory that descibes the basic characteristics of all cells and organisms. It is one if the foundational ideas of modern biology Cell Theory

Cell Parts Crossword

Type
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Description

Found in Animal and Plant bodies Cell
The conductor of the Cell Nucleus
Stores energy in Cells Mitochondria
A jell like substance that fills the cell Cytoplasm
Stores sunlight energy Chloroplast
Transport goods through Cell Golgi Body
Makes Rimbsome Rough ER
Makes Rimbsome Smooth ER
Makes Protiens Rimbsome
Another word for DNA NUCLEAR MEMBRANE
Protector of the Plant Cell Cell Wall
Helps reproduce the Cell Chromatin
Protects Animal Cell Cell Membrane
Digust waste in Cell Lysosome
Filled with liquid Vacuole
He said that cells reproduce Virchow
He was the person who found cells Hooke
He improved the microscope and looked at his own teeth scrapings Leeuwenhoek
He said that all plants are made of cells Schleiden
He said that all animals have cells Schwann
Cells are what unit of life Basic
What type of cell is blobby Animal
What cell has a rectangle structure Plant
What did the scientist make from the cells Cell Theory
What was used to see the cells Microscope
What year did Hooke find the cells 1665
What year did Schwann find animal cells 1839
When did Schleiden find plant cells 1838
When did Leeuwenhoek first started to work on cells 1674
The mirror that holds lenses Stage
The piece that lets you see in the microscope Eyepiece
A part that supports the lenses Arm
A part of the microscope that magnifies the object Objective Lenses
Passes light from head piece to eyepiece Body tube
Supports the microscope Base
Turns on power to microscope Power switch