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Concept: Endomembrane System: Digestive Organelles

Problem: Hydrolytic enzymes must be segregated and packaged to prevent general destruction of cellular components. In animal cells, which of the following organelles contains these hydrolytic enzymes? A) mitochondria B) central vacuoles C) centrioles D) lysosomes

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Mitochondria - involved in respiration

Central Vacuoles - found in plants; stores water and maintains turgor pressure

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Hydrolytic enzymes must be segregated and packaged to prevent general destruction of cellular components. In animal cells, which of the following organelles contains these hydrolytic enzymes? 

A) mitochondria 

B) central vacuoles 

C) centrioles 

D) lysosomes

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