Controls and maintains the cell
Nucleus
Protects the plant cell and maintains it's shape
Cell Wall
Regulates traffic of chemicals entering and leaving the cell
Plasma Membrane
The fluid interior of the cell
Cytoplasm
The green organelle in plant cells
Chloraplasts
Makes up genetic material
Chromatin
Constructs protein in a cell
Ribosomes
Makes energy
Mitochondria
Controls the amount of water within the cell
Vacuoles
Where sunlight gets turned into glucose
Photosynthesis
Protein that serves the function of moving other materials within an organism
Transport Protien
An organic compound that makes up the membrane
Lipid
The passive movement of water into and out of cells through their cell membranes
Osmosis
An organ of your body that needs O2 and CO2 to enter and exit cells easily
Lungs
Most cell membranes that determine what goes in and out
Selectively Permeable
A hexagon-shaped molecule that gives quick energy
Glucose
A solution, that is for water to flow out of the cell in that order to balance the concentration of the solutes
Hypertonic
A solution that has less solute and more water than another solution
Hypotonic
A solution that allows for the free movement of water across the membrane without changing the concentration of solutes on either side
Isotonic
A hormone produced in the pancreas
Insulin
A metabolic disease in which the body’s inability to produce any or enough insulin causes elevated levels of glucose in the blood
Diabetes
An organ in your body that is primarily responsible for water management
Kidney
To maintain internal stability
Homeostasis
The target cell (or organ) of epinephrine/adrenaline
Liver
A hormone formed in the pancreas that promotes the breakdown of glycogen to glucose in the liver
Glucagon
What your body does to maintain homeostasis when its cold
Shiver
What your body does to maintain homeostasis when its hot
Sweat
Refers to two layers
Bilayer
An instrument used to see animal and plant cells up close
Microscope
One of several structures with specialized functions, suspended in the cytoplasm of a eukaryotic cell
Organelle

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