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Please choose your favorite cell organelle and explain why it is your favorite.  Please include two separate reasons why this organelle is your favorite and explain what role it plays in the cell.

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This question is completely open to the subjective choice of each person being asked the question, so feel free to pick your favorite organelle and explain why it is your favorite.

In my experience, students tend to frequently include the mitochondria in a favorite organelles list. The reason is that the mitochondria is often called the "powerhouse" of the cell. It produces energy for the cell, and a lot of students gravitate toward choosing an...

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