THE CELL (KCSE BIOLOGY NOTES)
By the end of the topic, the learner should be able to:
TOPIC / SUB-TOPIC BREAKDOWN
The microscope is used to magnify objects.
Microscope parts and their functions
To View the Object
Care of a Microscope
Cell Structure as Seen Through the Light Microscope
The cell as seen above has the following:
Cell membrane (Plasma membrane):
The Electron Microscope (EM)
Cell Structure as Seen Through Electron Microscope
The Plasma Membrane
The Endoplasmic Reticulum (ER)
Comparison between animal cell and plant cell
Cells are specialized to perform different functions in both plants and animals.
Examples of animal tissues;
Example of plant tissues;
Observation and Identification of parts of a light microscope and their functions
Preparation and Observation of Temporary Slides of Plant Cells
Observation of permanent slides of animal cells
Observation and Estimation of Cell Size and Calculation of Magnification of Plant Cells.