B2 5.1 Cell Division & Growth

B2 5.1 Cell Division & Growth

Author: Gemma Boyson

1. How are chromosomes arranged in body cells?

2. What is mitosis?

3. What is cell differentiation and how does it differ in animals & plants?

This tutorial introduces you to mitosis at GCSE level for the AQA GCSE Science A and Biology courses.

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B2 5.1 (Mrs Humpherys)


A GCSE science video for AQA GCSE science and B2, to give an outline of mitosis and cell division

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Optional Video: Crash Course - Mitosis

Hank describes mitosis and cytokinesis - the series of processes our cells go through to divide into two identical copies.

This video goes into much more depth than is strictly needed for GCSE biology, but you might find it interesting.

Source: Crash Course science