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What is the Differences Between Prokaryotic Cell and Eukaryotic Cell? Or, Distinguish Between Prokaryotic Cells and Eukaryotic Cells.

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Prokaryotic cellEukaryotic cell
1.Size of cell is generally small(1-10 mm)1.Size of cell is generally  large (5-100 mm)
2.Nucleus is absent (Nuclear region or nucleoid is not surrounded by a nuclear membrane)2.Nucleus is present (Nuclear material is surrounded by a nuclear membrane)
3.Nucleolus is absent.3.Nucleolus is present.
4.It contains single chromosome.4.It contains more than one chromosome.
5.Membrane bound cell organelles are absent.5.Membrane bound cell organelles such as mitochondria, plastids, etc. are present.
6.Cell division takes place by fission or budding(no mitosis)6.Cell division occurs by mitosis or meiosis.


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