The phase of the cell cycle in which the cell spends the majority of its time and performs the majority of its purposes including preparation for cell division.
Is a stage of mitosis in which the chromatin condenses into a highly ordered structure called a chromosome, this process iscalled chromatin condensation.
Is a stage of mitosisin which condensed chromosomes, carrying genetic information, align in the middle of the cell before being separated to each of the ends of the cell.
Is the stage of mitosis when chromosomes separate each chromatid moves to opposite poles of the cell.
is a stage in mitosis where the cytoplasm spilts and the genetic information in each new cell becomes enclosed in a nuclear envelope.
The cell goes from having a diploid number (a full set of chromosomes) to a haploid number (half the set of chromosomes). A hapliod cell is normally used in sexual reproduction to make the sperm and the egg cell.