• Mitochondria are known as the powerhouses of the cell.
  • They are organelles that act like a digestive system which takes in nutrients, breaks them down, and creates energy rich molecules for the cell.
  • Mitochondria are a part of eukaryotic cells.
  • The main job of mitochondria is to perform cellular respiration.
  • This means it takes in nutrients from the cell, breaks it down, and turns it into energy.
  • This energy is then in turn used by the cell to carry out various functions.

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