Anatomy & Physiology Question #6

Question

The smooth endoplasmic reticulum (ER) is the site of ______. The nurse understands that there are two types of ER. They are___________ ER and _______ ER is an organelle found in both _____ cells and plant cells

Answers

  1. Protein synthesis;Smooth;Rough;Animal
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  2. Lipid synthesis;Smooth; Straight;Plant
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  3. Polysaccharide synthesis; Smooth; Straight;Plant
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  4. Polysaccharide synthesis; Smooth;Rough;Animal
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Explanation

The correct answer is D. The smooth ER is the site of polysaccharide synthesis. The nurse understands that there are two types of ER. They are smooth ER and rough ER is an organelle found in both animal cells and plant cells. The other answer choices would not be the correct response to the question relating to the smooth endoplasmic reticulum and type of cell.

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