Multiplying by Dividing
There is a repeating cycle of events to life of every cell. This cycle of events is known as the cell cycle. It is useful to learn the parts of the cell cycle and what is accomplished in each part, but it is also useful to know how much time a cell spends in each part of that cycle.
To determine how long the stages of the cell cycle take.
Materials and Equipment
A "dry lab" activity includes collected data and/or a video solution for your convenience. You can simply watch the following video and use the provided data, or if you wish to perform this lab for yourself, follow the procedure steps 1 through 8 described in the video. The same steps are included in written form in the documents available for download on the bottom of this page.