... TO BIOLOGY Cell Components Affiliation A plant consists of many thousands of cells that are used as building blocks (Bowes, 1996). However, as with a house, different types of building blocks are used in different places. Groups of similar cells form a tissue (Bowes, 1996). Cell in a plant, which, like all cells, has a cell membrane, cytoplasm, and a nucleus, but which differs from an animal cell by having a cell wall outside the cell surface membrane and a large vacuole. They may also have chloroplasts in the cytoplasm (Bowes, 1996).
Living things are constructed of cells. Living things may be unicellular or multicellular. Cell structure is diverse but all cells share ...