Fill in the gaps in the following table illustrating difference between prokaryotic and eukaryotic cells.

Q.:- Fill in the gaps in the following table illustrating difference between prokaryotic and eukaryotic cells.

S. No.

Prokaryotic Cell

Eukaryotic Cell

1. Size : generally small (1 – 10 µm)

1 µm = 10-6 m

Size : generally large (5 – 100 µm)
2. Nuclear region :

…………………………………………………

…………………………………………………

and known us …….

Nuclear region : well defined and surrounded by a nuclear membrane
3. Chromosome : single More than one chromosome
4. Membrane bound cell organelles absent …………………………………..

 

Answer:-

S. No.

Prokaryotic Cell

Eukaryotic Cell

1. Size : generally small (1 – 10 µm)

1 µm = 10-6 m

Size : generally large (5 – 100 µm)
2. Nuclear region : undefined nuclear region containing only nucleic acids (genetic material) and known as nucleoid Nuclear region : well defined and surrounded by a nuclear membrane.
3. Chromosome : single More than one chromosome
4. Membrane bound cell organelles absent Membrane bound cell organelles present