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Q: What word describes the process of a heavy atomic nucleus splitting into several smaller particles?
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If cytokinesis is splitting of the cytoplasm what is the splitting of the nucleus?

The process of splitting the nucleus is called 'Mitosis.' After Interphase (G1, S, G2,) is the stages of Mitosis: Prophase, Metaphase, Anaphase, Telephase/Cytokinesis.


What is the process of a neutron splitting a nucleus into two parts?

Nuclear fission.


The splitting of an atom's nucleus into two smaller nuclei is called?

The splitting of an atomic nucleus into smaller nuclei is called nuclear fission.


Any process where the nucleus emits particles is called?

radiation


What is the process in which an unstable atomic nucleus emits charged particles or energy or both?

It is the process of Radioactivity.


Nuclear fusion is a process of converting energy into matter?

splitting a nucleus into two nuclei


Why is fission called nuclear?

The process of nuclear fission involves splitting the nucleus of an atom into two smaller nuclei.


What term is use to describe splitting a large atomic nucleus into smaller ones?

Nuclear fission is defined as splitting large nuclei into smaller ones.


When mitosis happened?

mitosis is the process of cell division, in more detail it is the splitting of the nucleus of the atom into two separate nuclei


What is the name of the spontaneous process that releases particles and energy from the nucleus of an atom?

Radioactive decay.


The process which describes the splitting of a large unstable atom into two intermediate size atoms and extra neutrons is called?

The process which describes the splitting of a large unstable atom into two intermediate size atoms and extra neutrons is called nuclear fission. Nuclear fission is a nuclear reaction or a radioactive decay process.


The division of the cell nucleus called?

Mitosis is the process that refers to the splitting of the nucleus, in which two daughter nuclei are produced. Cytokinesis refers to the division of the membrane and cytoplasm.