• Buiding Blocks
    questions. Why are the process of mitosis and meiosis both important to a living organism? Mitosis and meiosis are important, because mitosis is a type of sexual reproduction which enables a cell to reproduce two new genetically identical daughter cells from a single parent cell (Pruitt and...
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  • Building Blocks of Life
    Why are the process of mitosis and meiosis both important to a living organism? Living organisms need cell division in order to grow and reproduce. Mitosis and meiosis are two types of cell division. Mitosis occurs in vegetation cells, while meiosis occurs in reproductive cells of animals...
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  • Cell Division: Mitosis and Meiosis
    Normal cell division meiosis and gamete production via meiosis. Explain why the process of mitosis and meiosis are both important to a living organism. When would an organism need to undergo the process of mitosis? Meiosis? What would happen if meiosis did not occur? Mitosis is the cell...
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  • The Building Blocks of Life Worksheet
    questions. • Why are the process of mitosis and meiosis both important to a living organism? Mitosis is very important to living organisms. Mitosis is a process of cell division. Basically, mitosis is where the parent cell divides and two genetically identically cells arise. This isn’t like in...
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  • Differences Between Mitosis and Meiosis
    organisms or living things include the human; both of mitosis and meiosis play important role. Nevertheless, each of them plays a different role. For mitosis, the purpose of it, which is growth and maintenance or keep organism healthy. Conversely, the most important role that meiosis plays is...
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  • Biology
    Mitosis and Meiosis The process of meiosis and mitosis are both important for all of the living organisms. Cells in living organisms will constantly die so therefore, new cells must be restored in one way or the other. Mitosis is the process of separating and development of the new cells from...
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  • Building Blocks of Life
    questions. Why are the process of mitosis and meiosis both important to a living organism? Both mitosis and meiosis processes are extremely important because they are the division of chromosomes and without this division reproduction would not occur. Cell division plays an important role in the...
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  • Building blocks of life
    The Building Blocks of Life Worksheet Part 1: Mitosis and Meiosis Short-Answer Response Why are the process of mitosis and meiosis both important to a living organism? The process of mitosis and meiosis are both important to a living organism because without them a cell would not be able to...
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  • Bio 100 Appendix C Building Blocks
    questions. Why are the process of mitosis and meiosis both important to a living organism? Mitosis is the process of asexual reproduction of cells. This process is important in order for living organisms to continue to live. If mitosis didn’t happen the living organisms would die when the...
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  • Cell Division
    the cell goes through meisosis it usually involves asexual reproduction. Both the process of mitosis and meiosis involve the duplication of the DNA and the splitting of the nucleus. Mitosis is a type of cell division that produces two genteically identical cells from a single cell. Mitosis is...
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  • Chemistry
    , such cycles of growth and division allow a single cell to form a structure consisting of millions of cells. 10.1 CELL CYCLE Cell division is a very important process in all living organisms. During the division of a cell, DNA replication and cell growth also take place. All these processes, i.e...
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  • Biology Review Guide
    important because it allows scientists to work with DNAs and DNA samples that they previously could not. In addition, it allows for multiple tries /copies if needed. 11. What is genetic engineering? What characteristic of living things enables us to accomplish it? Genetic engineering is the process...
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  • Chapter Notes 1-3
    chromosomes, which is why meiosis is sometimes called 'reduction division'. (For more on chromosomes go to DNA and genes) • Meiosis: The process of cellular division by which the number of chromosomes in the daughter cells is half that of the parent • Meiosis takes a diploid cell, and...
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  • ap bio mitosis and meiosis
    fetilization to form it. Meiosis is the process where sex cells (called gametes which carry the genetic material for deteriming the sex of an offspring) reproduce by duplicating DNA and diving into four new cells that have half (haploid) the genetic material of the original cell. Both mitosis and...
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  • Cellular Structures and Functions.Pdf
    . This type of cell division in eukaryotes is known as mitosis, and leaves the daughter cell capable of dividing again. In another type of cell division present only in eukaryotes, called meiosis, a cell is permanently transformed into a gamete and cannot divide again until fertilization. Why do...
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  • Study Guide Biology
    study guide biologySome important terms and concepts on Test 4 (Chapters 8-10) meiosis and mitosis (affect on number of chromosomes) Mitosis is a process of cell duplication, or reproduction, during which one cell gives rise to two genetically identical daughter cells. Meiosis, on the other hand...
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  • Meiosis
    and Meiosis differ? In meiosis and mitosis the cells go through the same phases except with meiosis it happens twice. 22. What are sister chromatids? Sister chromatids are generated when a single chromosome is replicated into two copies of itself 23. Meiosis only occurs in organisms that...
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  • Biology 101
    basic building blocks of living organisms. * 5 Kingdoms (Animals, Plants, Fungi, Protists, Bacteria) made out of cells. * Cells reproduce to make new cells. Divide in a process called mitosis. * If cells didn’t reproduce, then only live as long as cells live. * Complex...
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  • Mitosis and Meiosis
    D’Juan McPherson May 5, 2011 BIO 100 CheckPoint: Mitosis and Meiosis Mitosis and meiosis are both important to a living organism because they represent cell divisions that are very important to every living organism because without cell division all living organisms would fail to reproduce...
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  • Cell Biology Revision Questions and Answers
    synthesis, protein coding, protein packaging and protein transportation respectively. How is mitosis different from meiosis? Why are both necessary for life? Mitosis is a process for growth without any genetic variation. It is controlled by hormones and growth factors. Meiosis is form of replication...
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