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Folded membranes are an advantage to a cell because?


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the membranes provide a large surface area

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Why are folded membranes an important advantage to the cell?

One reason why folded membranes are an advantage to a cell is because they facilitate a more efficient cell process. Another reason is that folded membranes allow for interconnected compartments.


Why are folded membranes an advantage to a cell?

It increases surface area


Why are membranes a advantage to a cell?

It is an advantage because it prevents viruses from getting inside the cell and killing it.


What is a series of folded membranes that move materials around the cell?

The series of folded membranes that move materials around the cell is the Endoplasmic Reticulum.


Do folded membranes form compartments in the cell?

Yes


Which cell organelles has folded inner membranes?

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Why are folded membranes in cells more effective than unfolded membranes?

Folded membranes in cells are more effective because they have more surface area. The wider area of space allows for more activity to occur without damage to the cell because of membrane's resistance.


Why are folded membranes helpful to a cell?

Folded membranes pack more surface area into a smaller volume. And the surface is where chemical reactions take place.


Series of folded membranes that move materials around in the cell?

it is the ribosome


What is a series of folded membranes that moves materials around in a cell?

The mitochondria


What is the advantage of a highly folded cell membrane?

A highly folded cell membrane increases the available surface area for movement into and out of the cell.


A series of folded membranes that move materials around in a cell?

endoplasmic reticulum


A series of folded membranes that move materials around the cell?

It is endoplasmic reticulum.


A series of folded membranes that move materials around in the cell?

Endoplasmic Reticulum


What is made of folded membranes that move materials around in the cell?

endoplasmic reticulum


Shortened name for folded membranes within the cell?

ER: endoplasmc recticulum


What is the shortened name for the folded membranes within the cell?

ER: endoplasmic reticulum


The shortened name for the folded membranes within the cell?

ER: endoplasmic reticulum


Which cell part is maze of folded membranes where proteins and lipids are produced?

The ribosomes.


What is a series of folded membranes used for transportation in the cell?

The Endoplasmic Reticulum is a series of folded membranes used for transportation in the cell. The smooth type helps make lipids and the rough type contains ribosomes for making proteins.


What advantage of highly folded membranes are in a cell?

It gives a cell greater surface area, if they are folded, they are more compact, allowing the cell to do more. /\/\/\/\/\/\/\/\ _______________ Both drawings have 16 segments of the same length. The one above is folded and is able to hold the same in less space, or more in the same space. /\/\/\/\/\/\/\/\ = 16 __________ = 10 (same space, but more area)


Folded membranes do not form compartments in the cell?

No, all cytoplasmic compartments are formed from the 'pinching off of folded membrane segments'.


What is made of folded membranes that move materials around inside the cell?

Endoplasmic Reticulum


What is made of folded membranes that move materials around inside a cell?

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A system of folded membranes that function as the internal delivery system of a cell?

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