Table 2 mitosis data stage number of cells in stage

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of time should be spent in interphase since that it the stage of cell growth. Table 2: Mitosis DataStageNumber of Cellsin StageTotal Number of CellsCalculated % of TimeSpent in StageInterphase202924×2029=16%Prophase22924×229=1.6%Metaphase02924×2029=16%Anaphase12924×129=0.83%Telophase12924×129=0.83%Cytokinesis12924×129=0.83%Post-Lab Questions1.What is your conclusion after observing and counting the cells in the onion root tip? Did the results support your hypothesis? What, if anything, surprised you about the results?
2.What stage were most of the onion root tip cells in? What stage as least common amongthe cells you looked at? Explain how the number of cells in each phase relates to the time it takes a cell to complete each phase.
3.Label the arrows in the slide image below with the appropriate stage of the cell cycle.ABCDEFAnaphaseProphaseTelophaseProphaseMetaphaseInterphase
4.As a cell grows, what happens to its surface area to volume ratio? (Hint: Think of a balloon being blown up). How does this ratio change when cells divide?
5.What steps occur during interphase that prepare a cell for division?
6.What would happen if mitosis were uncontrolled?
7.Discuss one observation that you found interesting while looking at the onion root tip cells.

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