Meiosis

Importance

A type of cell division that result in four daughter cells each with half the number of chromosomes of the parents cells as in the production of gamete and plant spores.

Stages

Inter-phrase: G1 Phase : The period prior to the synthesis of DNA. In this phase, the cell increases in mass in preparation for cell division.

S phase: The period during which DNA is synthesized. In most cells, there is a narrow window of time during which DNA is synthesized.

The difference between sexual and asexual is sexual reproduction is a way of reproduction of some animals and Asexual reproduction is reproduction without sex

Sexual and Asexual

Asexual reproduction is reproduction without sex. In this form of reproduction, a single organism or cell makes a copy of itself. The genes of the original and its copy will be the same, except for rare mutations.