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Comparison of the cell cycle in plant and animal cells

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1) How is cell division between plant cells and animal cells different?
2) What are some factors that affect the cell cycle? (there are 4 of them that I have to know, but I'd like to know all if possible)

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1) In regards to number one, both plant and animal cells complete the same stages of cell division: interphase, mitosis (prophase, metaphase, anaphase, and telophase), and cytokinesis. The main difference between plants and animals is during cytokinesis, since plant cells have rigid cell walls, absent in ...

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This solution helps describe how cell division differs in plant versus animal cells, as well as the factors which can affect the cell cycle in both plants and animals.

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