Inside the Cell

The cover of Inside the Cell booklet.

Inside the Cell is a science education booklet that explores the interior design of cells and vividly describes the processes that take place within its organelles and structures. Each chapter includes a few review questions.

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Inside the Cell in PDF [2.71MB] | E-PUB

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Preface: The Microscopic Metropolis Inside You

Engages readers by vividly describing cellular functions.

Chapter 2: Cells 101: Business Basics

Describes functions shared by virtually all cells: making fuel and proteins, transporting materials, and disposing of wastes.

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Defines terms used in the booklet.

Inside the Cell Puzzle

A crossword puzzle covering topics in the booklet.