Q.11:- List the main differences between mitosis and meiosis.
|This type of division takes place in somatic cells||This type of division takes place in gametic cells|
|Two daughter cells are formed||Four daughter cells are formed|
|Number of chromosomes remains diploid in daughter cells||Number of chromosomes becomes haploid in daughter cells are formed|
|Mitosis is necessary for growth and repair||Meiosis is necessary for sexual reproduction|
|Crossing over does not take place||Crossing over takes place|