What is Mitosis?

  1. A type of cell division that results in two daughter cells each having the same number and kind of chromosomes as the parent nucleus, typical of ordinary tissue growth.

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Why is mitosis important?

Mitosis is important because it is how some organisms reproduce without having sex. Some organisms reproduce asexually, and through Mitosis they make copies of themselves to grow in population.
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1. DNA Replication

2. Mitosis

3. Two diploid cells