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  • 1. 
    In which phase of mitosis do chromosomes become visable?
    • A. 

      Interphase

    • B. 

      Prophase

    • C. 

      Metaphase

    • D. 

      Telophase

  • 2. 
    The first phase of mitosis is called?
    • A. 

      Interphase

    • B. 

      Anaphase

    • C. 

      Prophase

    • D. 

      Metaphase

  • 3. 
    Cancer is a disorder in which some cells have lost the ablity to control their
    • A. 

      Spindle fibers

    • B. 

      Size

    • C. 

      Surface area

    • D. 

      Growth rate

  • 4. 
    The cell cycle is
    • A. 

      Series of events that cells go through as they grow and divide

    • B. 

      Time it takes for one cell to undergo mitosis

    • C. 

      Period of time between the birth and the death of a cell

    • D. 

      Time from prophase until cytokinesis.

  • 5. 
    The process by which a cell divides into two daughter cells is called
    • A. 

      Mitosis.

    • B. 

      Interphase

    • C. 

      Cell division

    • D. 

      Metaphase

  • 6. 
    What is the role of the spindle during mitosis?
    • A. 

      It divides the cell in half.

    • B. 

      It breaks down the nuclear membrane.

    • C. 

      It duplicates the DNA.

    • D. 

      It helps separate the chromosomes.

  • 7. 
    When during the cell cycle is a cell's DNA replicated?
    • A. 

      M phase

    • B. 

      S phase

    • C. 

      . G2 phase

    • D. 

      . G1 phase

  • 8. 
    The two main stages of cell division are called
    • A. 

      The M phase and the S phase

    • B. 

      Mitosis and cytokinesis.

    • C. 

      Synthesis and cytokinesis

    • D. 

      Mitosis and interphase

  • 9. 
    When during the cell cycle are chromosomes visible?
    • A. 

      Only during the G1 phase

    • B. 

      Only during interphase

    • C. 

      Only during the M phase

    • D. 

      Only when they are being replicated

  • 10. 
    Which event occurs during interphase?
    • A. 

      Centrioles appear.

    • B. 

      Spindle fibers begin to form.

    • C. 

      Centromeres divide.

    • D. 

      The cell grows.

  • 11. 
    What is Haploid
    • A. 

      Half the chromosome

    • B. 

      All of the chromosomes

    • C. 

      1/3 of the chromosomes

    • D. 

      1/4 of the chromosomes

  • 12. 
    What is it called when the chromosomes are side by side in meiosis?
    • A. 

      Metaphase

    • B. 

      Zygote

    • C. 

      Tetrad

    • D. 

      Diploid

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