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Cell Division

Parent, Daughter
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Parent Cell
The source of the cell
Interphase
Chromosomes are copied, performing normal functions, hasnt started dividing
Anaphase
Chromosomes begin to seperate in this phase
Prophase
Mitosis Begins during this stage
Chromatin
threadlike coils of chromosomes
Energy
The capacity of a physical system to do work
Selectively
Certain
Plants
Example of a living thing that has cell division
Mitosis
The process by which the nucleus of a cell divides into two nuclei and the formation of two new daughter cells begins.
Osmosis
Term given for the diffusion of water through a membrane
Cytokenisis
Two new daughter cells have formed
Metaphase
Chromosomes attach to the spindle
Centrioles
One of two cylindrical cellular structures that are composed of nine triplet microtubules and form the asters during mitosis.
Telophase
The cells start to seperate and two nuclei form
Contractile
Become smaller
Chromosome
Rod shaped cell structure that directs the activities of a cell and passes on the traits of a cell to new cells
Nucleus
Cell structure that directs all the activities of a cell
Diffusion
Process by which substances move from a higher concentration of that substance to a lower concentration of that substance;primary method by which substances enter and leave the cekk...
Cell division
Process in which one cell divides into 2 cellls each of which is identical to the original cell
Daughter Cell
Either of the two identical cells that form when a cell divides.


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