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How large are cells?

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    Angela A.
    GB
    Angela A.

    How large are cells? Animal cells tend to be larger than human cells. Also the size of cells vary within the same organism and between organisms. I would like to see this.

    Dhion Meyg da Silva F.
    BR
    Dhion Meyg da Silva F.

    Realmente, o tamanho das células variam bastante, bem como, suas funções nos organismos.

    Mary M.
    US
    Mary M.

    The size of a cell is dependent on the organism and function.

    Wenjun C.
    CN
    Wenjun C.

    "The human cheek cell and leaf cells have lengths of 56mm and 90mm respectively. " I have doubt about that.

    Rin R.
    BE
    Rin R.

    Magnification is what it says, it's the amount by which an object is enlarged, calculated by multiplying both magnifying lenses, Field of view gets smaller perpendicular to the increase in magnification. The size is the object divided my the magnification. And jup cells differ in size.

    Rin R.
    BE
    Rin R.

    CAN I PLEASE MOVE ON WHY DO THESE STAY RED?????

    Don M.
    US
    Don M.

    Depending on the location of organism determines the size of the cell (s)

    Mary M.
    US
    Mary M.

    Why do scientists like to use the human cheek cells for examples and research?

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