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Explain the role of DNA in cells
contains bluprints for protein, passes information from parent to offspring
Explain how magnification and resolution are related
magnification-how large the image is enlarged
resolution-ability to show objects as separtate "clarity"
List the three parts of the cell theory
1. structural/functional unit of all living things
2. All living things have at least one cell
3. Cells arize only from other living cells
List the primary differences between prokaryotic cells and eukaryotic cells
prokaryotic- primitive, no nucleus, no organelles
eukaryotic-true cell-has nucleus and organelles
Distinguish between plant cells and animal cells
Plant cell-cell wall, chloroplast, central vacuole
Animal cell- no cell wall, no chloroplast, vacuole is MUCH smaller