Problem: Identify a unique feature of each phase of mitosis: prophase, prometaphase, metaphase, anaphase, and telophase.

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Mitosis has four phases – prophase, metaphase, anaphase and telophase. 

  • Prophase: This is the first and longest phase of mitosis. During prophase, chromatin condenses into chromosomes, and the nuclear envelope breaks down.
  • Prometaphase: The chromosomes finish condensing, the nuclear envelope breaks down, releasing the chromosomes. The mitotic spindle fiber grows and attached with chromosomes.
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Identify a unique feature of each phase of mitosis: prophase, prometaphase, metaphase, anaphase, and telophase.

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