endosymbiosis

Respond to all of the following questions:

  1. Describe the structure and function of mitochondria. (~50-100 words)
  2. Describe the structure and function of chloroplasts. (~50-100 words)
  3. Based on what you’ve learned about transport across plasma membrane, suggest how ancient bacteria ended up inside eukaryotic cells to give rise to mitochondria and chloroplasts. (~50-100 words)
  4. List at least five pieces of evidence supporting endosymbiosis theory. (~100 words)
  5. Discuss the role of endosymbiosis in the evolution of eukaryotes. (~100 words)