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Importance of mitosis

Produce more cells
Repairing and replacing cells

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Importance of meiosis

Gametes
Variation

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Reproduction for mitosis

Asexual

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Reproduction for meiosis

Sexual

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Type of cells that undergo in mitosis

Somatic
Precursors to Galatea

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Type of cells that undergo in meiosis

Germ cells

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Type of cells produced in mitosis

Everything beside sec cells
Somatic

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Type of cells produced in meiosis

Gamates

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Behavior of homologous during prophase in mitosis

Independently assert

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Behavior of homologous during prophase in meiosis

Synapsis

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Behavior of homologous during metaphase in mitosis

Align at metaphase plate

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Behavior of homologous during metaphase in meiosis

Tetards

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Number of nuclear divisions in mitosis

One

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Number of nuclear divisions in meiosis

Two

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Replication of DNA in mitosis

One time

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Replication of DNA in meiosis

Once

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Cytokinesis in mitosis

Once

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Cytokinesis in meiosis

Twice

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Number of daughter cells mitosis

Two

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Number of cells meiosis

Four

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Mother cells genetic make up compared to daughter cell make up mitosis

Identical

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Mother cells genetic make up compared to daughter cell make up meiosis

Haploid

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Meiosis occurs

Humans
Animals
Plants
Fungi

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Mitosis occurs

All organisms

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Number of chromosomes in meiosis

Reduced by half

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Number of Chromosomes mitosis

Remains the same