Exercise 5: Prokaryotic and Eukaryotic Organisms
Learning Objectives: Exercise 5 • Compare/contrast eukaryotic and prokaryotic cells • Compare/contrast plant and animal cells • Observe the development of a Sea Urchin: Fertilization to Gastrulation • Observe plant anatomy and morphology • NOT doing the tonicity experiment
Procedures 5.1- 5.3 • Microscopic observations of dry mounts and wet mounts of bacteria . – Use different types of microscopy. – Label your sketches!
Prokaryotic cell • Type of cell lacking a membrane-enclosed nucleus • Lacking membrane- enclosed organelles • 1-10 μm in size