The dark spot in each of these cells contains genetic material called DNA. This part of the cell is called the:
VacuoleNo. A vacuole is used for storing water or nutrients, not DNA.
NucleusYes! The nucleus of the cell contains DNA.
ChloroplastNo. Chloroplasts contain chlorophyll, which is used in photosynthesis.
RibosomeNo. Ribosomes are parts of the cell that assemble proteins.
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SC.6.L.14.4 Compare and contrast the structure and function of major organelles of plant and animal cells, including cell wall, cell membrane, nucleus, cytoplasm, chloroplasts, mitochondria, and vacuoles.