What is Cell Wall

It is an additional covering over cell membrane

It is present only in plant cells and not animal cells



Definition of Cell Wall

Plant cells also have additional  outer thick layer called Cell Wall

This cell wall is present only in plants(not present in animals)

Function of Cell Wall

It protects the plants cells from the changing temperature, high speed winds and Atmospheric moisture



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NCERT Question 3 (a) - Write short notes on the following:


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NCERT Question 4 - Which part of the cell contains organelles?

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NCERT Question 3 (b) - Write short notes on the following:

Nucleus of a cell

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  1. Class 8
  2. Chapter 8 Class 8 - Cell - Structure and Function


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