Write short notes on the following:

(a) Cytoplasm

(b) Nucleus of a cell



(a) Cytoplasm

Jelly like substance present in between cell membrane and the nucleus is called Cytoplasm

Various other components of cell or Organelles of cells are present in the Cytoplasm

These are mitochondria, golgi bodies, ribosomes, etc.


(b) Nucleus of a cell

Nucleus is an important component of a living cell

It is located in the centre of the cell and Spherical in shape

It can be seen easily with a microscope

It acts as a control centre of the activities of the cell.

Nucleus of a cell contains

  • Nucleous
  • Nuclear Membrane
  • Chromosomes
  1. Class 8
  2. Chapter 8 Class 8 - Cell - Structure and Function

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