Cell process  Crossword
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where cellular respiration takes place
processes in which plants make food
moving materials across the membrane
a small opening in the leaves
converts glucose and oxygen into ATP with energy
coverts materials across the cell membrane without energy
the diffusion of water across the cell membrane.
passive movement of particle form high to low concentration
moves particles that are to large
Organelle that absorbs sunlight
When the gogli complex surrounds in a vesicle to be removed from the cell
Cell membrane surrounds a large particle in a vessel and carries it into cell
selectivley permiable covering of cell
substances can pass through the cell membrane while others cannot
how crowded something is or how much something is in something else
diffusion with a transport protien that does not need ATP
the normal way materials flow
energy for all life functions
the process of making ATP without the use of oxygen

Photosynthesis Crossword

Photosynthesis Crossword
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process by which plants and some other organisms use light energy to convert water and carbon dioxide into oxygen and high-energy carbohydrates such as sugar and starches
organism that can capture energy from sunlight or chemicals and use it to produce its own food from inorganic compounds; also called a producer
the steps in photosynthesis that occur on the thylakoid membranes of the chloroplast and that convert solar energy to the chemical energy of ATP and NADPH, evolving oxygen in the process
a green pigment found in the chloroplasts of plants, algae, and some bacteria
an organism that obtains organic food molecules by eating other organisms or their byproducts and that cannot synthesize organic compounds from inorganic materials
specialized ground tissue that makes up the bulk of most leaves; performs most of a plant's photosynthesis
the second of two major stages in photosynthesis (following the light reactions), involving atmospheric CO2 fixation and reduction of the fixed carbon into carbohydrate.
a colored chemical compound that absorbs light, producing color
A flattened membrane sac inside the chloroplast, used to convert light energy into chemical energy.
granum (grana) a stack of thylakoids in a chloroplast
The fluid of the chloroplast surrounding the thylakoid membrane; involved in the synthesis of organic molecules from carbon dioxide and water.
large protein that uses energy from H+ ions to bind ADP and a phosphate group together to produce ATP
The second of two major stages in photosynthesis, involving atmospheric CO2 fixation and reduction of the fixed carbon into carbohydrate. These reactions are also called the Calvin Cycle
is the set of metabolic reactions and processes that take place in the cells of organisms to convert biochemical energy from nutrients into adenosine triphosphate (ATP), and then release waste products.
a compound composed of adenosine and three phosphate groups that supplies energy for many biochemical cellular processes by undergoing enzymatic hydrolysis.

Cell Transportation Crossword

Cell Transportation Crossword
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Movement of water across a semipermeable membrane
Movement of molecules from a high concentration to a lower concentration
A structure within the cell membrane which allows charged and/or larger molecules to pass through the membrane
Movement of molecules from a LOW concentration to a HIGH conc. using ATP (energy)
Movement of molecules from a HIGH concentration to a LOW conc. with NO ATP (energy) used
Amount of molecules of a material in a specific area
A solution with a GREATER amount of SOLUTE ("dissolved stuff") as compared to the cell
A solution with a LESSER amount of SOLUTE ("dissolved stuff") as compared to the cell
A solution with an EQUAL concentration of solute (and water) as compared to the cell
The force that the vacuole places on the cell membrane to push it against the cell wall-- increases when vacuole is larger
Means that only some things may pass through
Type of Active Transport where large amounts/sizes of molecules EXIT the cell in bulk
Type of Active Transport where large amounts/sizes of molecules ENTER the cell in bulk
"Water-loving"-- Refers to the polar phosphate heads of the phospholipid
"Water-fearing"- refers to the fatty acid tails of the phospholipid which make the inner part of the cell mem.

Cell Structure and Function Crossword

Cell Structure and Function Crossword
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All living things are made of one or more cells
Long chains of amino acid molecules
A fluid inside a cell that contains salts and other molecules
Formed by joining many small molecules together
Macromolecules that form when long chains of molecules called nucleotides join together
A large macromolecule that does not dissolve in water
A network of threadlike proteins that are joined together
Structures that have specialized functions. They are surrounded by membranes
Membrane-bound organelles that use light energy and make food-a sugar called glucose-from water and carbon dioxide
The movement of substances through a cell membrane without using the cell's energy
The movement of substances from an area of higher concentration to an area of lower concentration
the diffusion of water molecules only through a membrane
Molecules pass through a cell membrane using special proteins called transport proteins
The movement of substances through a cell membrane only by using the cell's energy
The process during which a cell takes in a substance by surrounding it with the cell membrane
The process during which a cell'svesicles release their contents outside the cell

Photosynthesis and Cellular Respiration Crossword

Photosynthesis and Cellular Respiration Crossword
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The first step of Cellular Respiration where glucose is broken in half and 2 ATP energy units are released.
Short for Adenosine Triphosphate. It is the energy that is released when the mitochondrion breaks down the sugars you have eaten.
The second of two major stages in photosynthesis, involving atmospheric CO2 fixation and reduction of the fixed carbon into carbohydrate.
The steps in photosynthesis that occur on the thylakoid membranes of the chloroplast and that convert solar energy to the chemical energy of ATP and NADPH, evolving oxygen in the process.
The small openings on the undersides of most leaves through which oxygen and carbon dioxide can move
Organism that can capture energy from sunlight or chemicals and use it to produce its own food from inorganic compounds; also called a producer.
An organelle inside a plant cell only where photosynthesis takes place
An organism that must eat plants or other animals for food
An organelle inside an animal AND plant cell where cellular respiration takes place
The process by which plants use carbon dioxide + energy from the sun to create sugars and oxgen
Produces 36 ATP energy units for each sugar molecule broken up
The process that takes place inside all eukaryotic cells (both plants and animals) that breaks down sugars to produce energy in the form of ATP
Cellular respiration that takes place when there is oxygen
Cellular respiration that takes place where there is NO oxygen
Sugars produced by photosynthesis
Primary light absorbing pigment in autotrophs

Cell Transport Crossword

Cell Transport Crossword
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An organism's ability to maintain steady internal conditions when outside conditions change
Hydrophobic tails are facing inward and their hydrophilic heads are outward
The movement of substances through a cell membrane without using the cell's energy
The movement of substances from an area of higher concentration to an area of lower concentration
The diffusion of water molecules only through a membrane
When molecules pass through a cell membrane using special proteins called transport proteins
The movement of substances through a cell membrane only by using the cell's energy
Cells energy
The process during which a cell takes in a substance by surrounding it with the cell membrane
The process by which certain living cells called phagocytes ingest or engulf other cells or particles
a process by which liquid droplets are ingested by living cells
The process during which a cell’s vesicles releases their contents outside the cell
The maximum pressure that develops in a solution separated from a solvent by a membrane permeable only to the solvent
Having a lower osmotic pressure than the surrounding environment is called
Having a higher osmotic pressure than the surrounding environment is called
Having equal osmotic pressure with the surrounding environment is called

cellular respiration crossword puzzle

cellular respiration crossword puzzle
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A compound that functions as a coenzyme in many biological acetylation reactions and is formed as an intermediate in the oxidation of carbohydrates, fats, and proteins.
a simple sugar that is an important energy source in living organisms and is a component of many carbohydrates
An organic compound that is composed of adenosine and two phosphate groups
first stage of cellular respiration, it occurs in cytoplasm of the cell, splitting of a sugar
composed of adenosine, ribose, and three phosphate
pH is a measure of the hydorgen ion concentration of a solution. Solutions with a high concentration of hydrogen ions have a low pH and solutions with a low concentrations of H+ ions have a high pH.
A series of metabolic processes that take place within a cell in which biochemical energy is harvested from organic substance and stored as energy carriers for use in energy-requiring activities of the cell.
consisting of two hydrogen atoms and one oxygen.
essential to metabolism of carbohydrates and fats and some amino acids.
A series of enzymatic reactions in aerobic organisms involving oxidative metabolism of acetyl units and producing high-energy phosphate compounds such as ATP, which serve as the main source of cellular energy.
process of particles, which are sometimes called solutes, moving through a solution or gas from an area of higher number of particles to an area of lower number of particles.
power house of the cell
contents outside of the nucleus and enclosed within the cell membrane of a cell. It is clear in color and has a gel-like appearance.
two nucleotides joined through their phosphate groups, with one nucleotide containing an adenine base and the other containing nicotinamide
a crystalline organic acid, C 4 H 4 O 5 , that is an important intermediate in the Krebs cycle
electron accepter that is utilized in cellular respiration.
a colorless, odorless, gaseous element constituting about one-fifth of the volume of the atmosphere and present in a combined state in nature
is an important enzyme that provides energy for the cell to use through the synthesis of adenosine triphosphate
end product of glycolysis, which is converted into acetyl coA that enters the Krebs cycle when there is sufficient oxygen available

Cell Membrane Crossword

Cell Membrane Crossword
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a movement across of ions and other molecular substances across the cel membrane without ATP
the movement of particles from areas of high concentration (crowded) to areas of low concentration (not crowded).
The diffusion of water across a membrane.
An area that has a higher solute concentration than another location.
An area that has a lower solute concentration than another location
An area that has an equal solute concentration compared to another location.
Allows only certain materials to enter (or cross if it's a cell membrane). Synonym for semipermeable.
The tendency of water to move locations; water moves from areas of high concentration to areas of low concentration.
Energy free transport across a membrane; includes diffusion and facilitated diffusion.
Movement across a membrane that requires the help of integral proteins; does not require energy because it follows the concentration gradient (high to low).
The movement of molecules following the "normal flow"; movement of molecules from high concentration to low concentration.

TRANSPORT ACROSS MEMBRANES Crossword

TRANSPORT ACROSS MEMBRANES Crossword
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A solution that contains more solute and has a lower water potential.
it is 7nm thick
Protein that has polysaccharide chains attached
type of lipid
the name of the process for the movement of water
the process in which the molecules ,eve against a concentration gradient
what type of energy does active transport require
what solution contains the highest water potential
Diffusion is a p_ _ _ _ _ _ process
the thinner the exchange surface, the _ _ _ _ _ _ the rate of diffusion
ATP is produced by
net movement of water into a cell causes the cell to be
cell membranes have a _ _ _ _ _/ _ _ _ _ _ _ structure
when channel proteins and carrier proteins deform, this increases the _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ of the cell

Chapter 5 Vocabulary Crossword

Chapter 5 Vocabulary Crossword
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a protein that transports specific substance through intracellular compartments, into the extracellular fluid, or across the cell membrane
difference in concentration of solutes on two sides of a membrane. Molecules ALWAYS move from HIGH concentration to LOW concentration
a vacuole in some protozoans that expels excess liquid on contraction.
the passive movement of particles from an area of high concentration to low concentration. Particles pass right through the cell membrane.
the concentration of molecules is equal or evenly dispersed throughout a space.
process of spontaneous passive transport of molecules or ions across a biological membrane via specific transmembrane integral proteins
environment (around cell) with higher concentration of solute than that inside the cell. Solvent is lower outside the cell than inside.
pore-forming membrane proteins that allow ions to pass through the channel pore
environment with conditions exactly matching that of inside the cell.
the diffusion of water across a semi-permeable cell membrane
the movement of materials across a cell membrane that uses NO energy.
the force within the cell that pushes the plasma membrane against the cell wall

Diffusion and Osmosis Crossword

Diffusion and Osmosis  Crossword
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_______ is the movement of particles from regions of higher density two regions of lower density
Cells do not need _____ for diffusion
_____ is a special type of diffusion that is very important
They water molecules are moving from an area of _____ concentration of water molecules
The molecules are moving TO an area with _____ concentration of water molecules
When talking about cells osmosis means water molecules crossing the _____ ________
Osmosis takes place When _____ molecules move across a membrane
Smallest particles across the cell membrane through passageways called ______
Particles move across the membrane in _____ ways
When particles move across the cell membrane without needing to use energy from the cell it is called _____
__________ transport is when particles need to use energy from the cell to move across the cell membrane
When particles move from areas of low concentration to high concentration moving large particles it is called ____________ osmosis
Large particles move across the cell membrane by a process called ________ (Hint- in)
Large particles move across the cell membrane by a process called _________ (hint: out)
The cell membrane ______ Around a particle and forms a vesicle to bring the particle into the cell
Large _____ that need to leave the cell are enclosed in a vesicle and carry out of the cell
_____ are the smallest unit that can perform all life processes
And a Salty solution the cell will _____
______ is the equation for water