Prokaryotic Cell Components

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What is a prokaryotic cell?
One that does not contain a nucleus and membrane bound organelles.
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Nucleus
No, instead it has one molecule of DNA - a supercoiled chromosome
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Cell wall
Made of peptidoglycan
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Ribosomes
70S - Smaller than eukaryotic ribosomes. Don't have a membrane
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Cell type
Unicellular
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Centrioles
Don't contain a cell surface membrane so are found in prokaryotes
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Organelles not present in a prokaryotic cell
Golgi, nucleus, ER, mitochondria, chloroplasts, lysosomes.
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Cell membrane
Although it has no membrane bound organelles, it does have a plasm membrane
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Capsule
As well as a cell wall, it has a slimy capsule.
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No, instead it has one molecule of DNA - a supercoiled chromosome

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Nucleus

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Made of peptidoglycan

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70S - Smaller than eukaryotic ribosomes. Don't have a membrane

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Unicellular

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