Mitosis & Meiosis
Updated: 2/23/2021
Mitosis & Meiosis

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  • Mitosis: Type of Cells
  • Mitosis: Haploid or Diploid
  • Mitosis: Purpose
  • Mitosis produces body cells, or somatic cells.
  • Meiosis: Type of Cells
  • Mitosis uses diploid cells and makes an exact copy of the cell. The cell has 46 chromosomes.
  • Meiosis: Haploid or Diploid
  • The purpose of Mitosis is to produce more diploid cells, but it is used for growth, repair, and asexual reproduction.
  • Meiosis: Purpose
  • Meiosis happens with gametes, or egg and sperm cells.
  • Meiosis uses haploid cells that have only 1 set of chromosomes.
  • Meiosis is used for producing gametes for sexual reproduction.