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Mitosis

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    Mitosis refers to the division of a cell nucleus and cytokinesis refers to the division of the cytoplasm. Begin your study of these two processes by following this link to the Biology Basics, Cell Cycle page. Watch all parts of the animation (Introduction, Hereditary Material, Cell Division Cycle, and Summary)

    Pay attention to the animation looking for the following vocabulary words: chromosome, chromatin, chromatid, prophase, telophase, metaphase, anaphase