Check sibling questions

(i) Describe the various steps involved in the process of binary fission with the help of a diagram.

(ii) Why do multicellular organisms use complex way of reproduction?

 

Answer:

(i)  The various steps involved in the process of binary fission are:

  • DNA duplication and nucleus division
  • Cytoplasm division which leads to cell division
  • Two new daughter cells are formed.

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(ii) Multicellular organisms are not a random collection of cells

In them, cells are organised into tissues which are further organised into organs

So, simple cell by cell division is impractical and hence, they use complex ways of reproduction.


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BINARY FISSION IN AMOEBA

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CA Maninder Singh is a Chartered Accountant for the past 12 years and a teacher from the past 16 years. He teaches Science, Economics, Accounting and English at Teachoo