wHAT IS A DIFFERENCE BETWEEN PLANT CELL AND ANIMAL CELL

Asked by singhshonit | 22nd Oct, 2017, 08:58: PM

Expert Answer:

 

Plant Cell

Animal Cell

  • Large, with a distinct outline.
  • Usually small, with a less distinct outline.
  • Cell wall is present. The cell membrane is surrounded by the cell wall.
  • Cell wall is absent.
  • Plastids are present.
  • Plastids are absent.
  • A large vacuole is present in the centre.
  • Vacuoles are absent; however, if present, they are small.
  • Centrosome is absent.
  • Centrosome is present.
  • Cytoplasm is not so dense.
  • Cytoplasm is denser and more granular and almost fills the entire cell.
  • Golgi apparatus has smaller units called dictyosomes.
  • Golgi apparatus is highly complex and prominent.

Answered by Sivanand Patnaik | 23rd Oct, 2017, 08:14: AM