Biology 2010 Student Edition

Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 9780133669510
ISBN 13: 978-0-13366-951-0

Chapter 7, Cell Structure and Function - Assessment - 7.1 Life is Cellular - Understand Key Concepts/Think Critically - Page 220: 3



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The difference between a prokaryotic cell and a eukaryotic cell is that the eukaryotic cell contains a nucleus and the prokaryotic cell does not. The nucleus is a structure that houses the DNA of a cell and controls the activities of the cell. The prokaryotic cell does contain DNA, but it is not isolated in a single structure.
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