If a yeast cell is grown for 540 minutes in a Cell culture, how many cycles of division can be expected in that time?

A.      9

B.      6

C.      3

D.     63

Yeast cell divides once in 90 minutes. A single cell divides and gives two cells per division. No. of cycles or division will be one less than no. of cells formed.

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