Meiosis

Meiosis is the division of the sex cells, which are the sperm and the egg.

Meiosis 1: Prophase 1, Metaphase 1, Anaphase 1, Telophase 1, and Cytokinesis.

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Meiosis 2: Prophase 2, Metaphase 2, Anaphase 2, Telophase 2, and Cytokinesis.

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Meiosis 1 starts with one cell (one diploid nucleus) and forms two new cells (two haploid nuclei).

Meiosis 2 starts with the two cells (two haploid nuclei) formed during Meiosis one and forms four new cells (two for each cell).

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