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The regular sequence of growth that cells undergo

cell cycle

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When a cell divides into 2 new cells what are the 2 new cells called

daughter cells

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What are the 3 main stages of the cell cycle

interphase mitosis cytokinesis

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A stage in the cell cycle where the cell prepares to divide

interphase

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When the cell makes an exact copy of its DNA in its nucleus

replication

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When one copy of the DNA is distributed to the daughter cells it is also when it is also the second stage of the cell cycle

mitosis

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Mitosis is made of 4 stages what are these stages called

prophase metaphase telophase anaphase

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A double rod structure that is originally a threadlike chromatin before it became condensed

chromosome

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when the cytoplasm divides and the organelles are distributed to the new cells it is also the last stage of the cell cycle

cytokinesis

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during cytokinesis in a plant cell what happens

a cell plate forms between the 2 new nuclei

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identical strands in chromosomes

chromotid

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A ___ grows and divides forming 2 other cells

single cell