Your Names: Alexis and Chloe


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alexis and chloe cell project.jpg

Answer the following questions:
  1. At what magnification was your onion cells image (40X, 100X, or 400X)? 40x
  2. At what magnification was your cheek cells image (40X, 100X, or 400X)? 40X
  3. How do the shapes and structures within the onion cells differ from that of the cheek cells?The onion cells are likea brick wall where the cheek cells are not
  4. Which cells seem to be arranged in a more regular pattern? Onion
  5. What structures were you able to see in both type of cells? The nucleus
  6. What structures were you only able to see in the onion cells? The cell wall
  7. One difference between plant and animal cells that we learned about is that plant cells contain chloroplasts. Were there many chloroplasts visible in the onion cell? Why do you think this is? (Hint, think of the function of chloroplasts and the part of the plant that an onion is)...... yes, because we were seeing inside the cell skin where the chloroplasts are to make the food from sunlight