Cell Biology: Plant Cells


The differences 

 

Plant cells have all the parts of an animal cell with three extra parts added.

 

Plant cells have a small compartment called a

The chloroplast contains  which is a green chemical that allows photosynthesis to take place.

This makes food for the plant.

Plant cells also have permanent

Vacuoles are large storage spaces inside the plant cell that contain food, water and minerals in a substance called cell sap.

Around the outside of a plant cell is a cell wall.

This is a rigid structure that supports the plant as it grows and strengthens the cell.

Plant cell walls are made of