How to Distinguish Between Cell Division in Both the Plant & Animal Cell?

Answer Animal cells and plant cells, while similar in function, behave differently and use their varying parts for special purposes. When studying the differences between how each cell divides, you should... Read More »

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What is the shortest phase of a cell cycle?

The cell cycle is divided into four phases: G1 (Gap 1), G2 (Gap 2) S (Synthesis) and M (Mitosis). Mitosis is the shortest phase in the cell cycle. This is the point where the cell divides into two ... Read More »

How to Explain Cell Division?

The human body is composed of millions of cells that are continually dividing to form new cells. Chromosomes replicate within the cells forming daughter chromosomes. The cell then divides into two ... Read More »

Does DNA replicate before cell division?

The DNA (deoxyribonucleic acid) material in a cell must replicate, or duplicate, before cell division, so that each of the new cells created contains the full amount. Each new cell contains a stran... Read More »

What Initiates Cell Division?

Cell division takes place as part of the complicated and repetitive process of the cell cycle. Regardless of whether they are prokaryotes or eukaryotes, all cells undergo the various stages of the... Read More »