Differences between Animal and Plant Cell

Differences between Animal and Plant Cell

Distinguish, differentiate, compare and explain what is the difference between Animal and Plant cell for kids to be asked in class 8 and class 9. Comparison and Difference.

Differences between Animal and Plant Cell

S.No. Animal Cell Plant Cell
1 Cell wall is absent and cellulose in any form is also absent. Cellulose and cell wall is present.
2 Cytoplasm is denser, more granular and occupies most of the space. Cytoplasm is pushed to the periphery and forms a thin lining against the cell wall.
3 Vacuoles is absent. If present, they are small, temporary and concerned with excretion or secretion. Vacuoles are large and prominent. It maybe one or more.
4 Plastics are absent. Plastics are generally present.
5 Centrosome is present with one or two centrioles.. Centrosome is absent but two small clear areas called polar caps are present. These participate in cell division.
6 Prominent and highly complex and Golgi bodies are present near the nucleus. Several sub units of Golgi apparatus called dictyosomes present.
7 Reserve food is stored in the form of glycogen. Reserve food is stored in the form of starch.


Difference between Plant Cell vs Animal

Animal vs Plant Cell

Differences between Plant Cell vs Animal

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