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Cell Division Why must cells divide To start it off cells cant keep growing forever so when they reach a certain size they will have to divide Cells divide for four important reasons reproduction growth repair and replacement of damaged or worn out cells Most cells divide at least once during their life cycle and some divide divide dozens of time times before they die There are three types of cell division They are binary fission mitosis and meiosis When cell division is in the form of mitosis it is usually associated with cell growth replacement and repair When the cell goes through meisosis it usually involves asexual reproduction Both the process of mitosis and meiosis involve the duplication of the DNA and the splitting of the nucleus Mitosis is a type of cell division that produces two genteically identical cells from a single cell Mitosis is basically a process that cells goes through to to form two new nuclei with each nuclei containing the same number of chromosomes Mitosis is used by many unicellular eukaryotic organisms for reproduction Multicellular organisms use mitosis for growth repair and the cell replacement An example of a multicelluar organism using mitosis for cell replacement is in the human body the human body have about twenty-five million mitotic cell divisions occur every second to replace the cells that have finished their life cycles There are five phases in the mitosis process The phases are interphase prophase metaphase anaphase and telophase In every living things there are cells But each living thing only begin life with one cell The single cell soons begin to take in materials it needs to grow While the cell is taking in the important materials it is also growing When the cell is dividing multiplying and building it is going through growth The cell continues with the process of multiplying dividing and building until it is fully developed As the cell grow it changes
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