By: Dawson Smith

What are cells?

Cells are the basic building blocks of life. They include animal, plant and bacteria.

Plant, Animal and Bacteria

Plant cells- cells of the plant. Strong rigid square walls. Include the parts of animal cells but add the chloroplast, and vacuole. Includes the nucleus. Eukaryote

Animal cells- cells of the animal. Loose circular walls, includes the nucleus. Eukaryote

Bacteria- cells of bacteria. No nucleus. Prokaryote

Eukaryotes and Prokaryotes

Eukaryotes- contain a true nucleus

Prokaryotes- does not contain a true nucleus

Cell Therory

  • All cells come from cells
  • cells are the basic units of structure and function in organisms
  • all living things are made of cells