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Solution: A cell has 8 DNA molecules and undergoes mitosis. How many DNA molecules are there in each daughter cell?A. 4B. 8C. 16D. 32

Problem

A cell has 8 DNA molecules and undergoes mitosis. How many DNA molecules are there in each daughter cell?

A. 4

B. 8

C. 16

D. 32

Solution

Mitosis is a stage in the M phase of the cell cycle where the nuclear genetic material is divided prior to cytokinesis. In mitosis, the chromosomes are duplicated  to provide the genetic information for the two cells that will be produced. 

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