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While plant cells are similar to animal cells in many ways, it is the key differences between them that make plants so different from animals. In this article, we have covered the key differences and similarities between a plant and an animal cell.

Diagram of an animal cell
All animals, including you and I, are made of the same basic building block called the animal cell. Animal cells are generally smaller than plant cells and lack a cell wall and chloroplasts; these are organelles pertinent to plant cells.