Mitosis and Meiosis

  • The text discusses the different outcomes of mitosis and meiosis.
  • It asks the reader to identify where meiosis occurs in an unfamiliar life cycle.
  • The text explains how random fertilisation of haploid gametes increases genetic variation within a species.
  • The reader is asked to draw a detailed flow-chart of mitosis and meiosis, using images and key terminology.
  • The importance of reviewing notes to ensure all points are included in the flow-chart is emphasised.