Question

Mitochondria are called the power houses of the cell. 
Which of the following observations supports this statement?

A

Mitochondria generate ATP.

B

Mitochondria have a double membrane.

C

The enzyme of the Krebs cycle and the cytochromes are found in mitochondria.

D

Mitochondria are found in almost all kinds of plant and animal cells.

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Correct option is A)

Mitochondria are called the power houses of the cell because they generate energy-rich molecules. ATP from food by the process of aerobic respiration which is required for various cell operation.
Thus, the correct answer is option A.

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