Mitosis

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What is the first stage of mitosis called?
Interphase
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During the first stage of mitosis, what are the cells synthesising?
proteins
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What is one of the two strands called that make up a chromosome?
chromatid
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During what phase does the nuclear envelope disintegrate?
prophase
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Where on the cell do the chromosomes line up?
EQUATOR
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The spindles form in which stage?
Metaphase
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We call the opposite ends of a cell the ----- of the cell.
poles
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What is the fourth stage of mitosis called?
Anaphase
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When the nuclear envelope reforms, what is also reformed?
nucleolus
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The last stage of mitosis is called what?
Telophase
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Mitosis of a cell results in two --------- cells.
identical
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What pulls the chromatids apart?
spindle fibres
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What rare event can alter the DNA in these cells?
Mutation
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What is the main point of importance for mitosis?
Differentiation
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Mitosis is a ---------- process.
continuous
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During the first stage of mitosis, what are the cells synthesising?

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proteins

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During what phase does the nuclear envelope disintegrate?

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Where on the cell do the chromosomes line up?

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