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Ch 8: Stages of the Cell Cycle

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Study the stages of the cell cycle and prepare for an upcoming exam by taking advantage of the resources in this chapter. Review short lessons, take mini quizzes and reach out to our subject-matter experts to strengthen your knowledge today!

Stages of the Cell Cycle - Chapter Summary

Whether you need to gain a comprehensive understanding of the stages of the cell cycle or want to fill in gaps in your existing knowledge, this chapter can help. Top instructors provide in-depth analyses of concepts that include binary fission, mitosis and cytokinesis. Examine the lessons at a comfortable pace. In no time, you should be able to:

  • Detail the phases of the cell cycle and discuss the dividing and non-dividing states of the cell
  • Define and discuss the steps of binary fission
  • Explain the meaning, stages and function of mitosis
  • Discuss the basics of eukaryotic cell division
  • Describe the process of cytokinesis and explain how it differs in plant and animal cells

Don't let a busy schedule stand in the way of studying the stages of the cell cycle. This chapter enables you to review lessons anytime using your computer, tablet or smartphone. If you need to gauge your comprehension of the lessons before reviewing them, feel free to take their accompanying quizzes. Any questions you have about topics covered in this chapter can easily be submitted to our experts.

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