Biology Unit 3 Genetics/Protein Synthesis

73 Questions | Total Attempts: 42

Genetics Quizzes & Trivia

Lab for my quiz on tues

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Cytokinesis begins in.....
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  • 2. 
    Where the sister chromatids are held together
  • 3. 
    Division of cytoplasm
  • 4. 
    Structures composed of DNA and protein that contain the genetic information
  • 5. 
    A cell that only has one of each type of chromosome
  • 6. 
    The symbol for haploid
  • 7. 
    A cell that has 2 of each type of chromosome
  • 8. 
    The symbol for diploid
  • 9. 
    Replication of bacterial chromosomes followed by elongation and division of the original cell
  • 10. 
    When a cancer cell cannot stop dividing, it is called ________
  • 11. 
    A portion of a chromosome that contains a unit of heredity
  • 12. 
    A fertilized egg
  • 13. 
    How many pairs of homologous chromosomes does a human have?
  • 14. 
    A process by which one chromatid exchanges a potion of DNA with another chromatid. A method of increasing genetic diversity
  • 15. 
    Another name for a sex cell
  • 16. 
    Type of cell division that results in the formation of gametes
  • 17. 
    The stage in which DNA replication occurs and sister chromatids are formed
  • 18. 
    The stage in which four haploid gametes would be produced
  • 19. 
    What are the 2(or 4) resulting cells that originated from the mother cell called?
  • 20. 
    A genetic disease characterized by the buildup of thick mucous in the lungs
  • 21. 
    A genetic form of dwarfism caused by a dominant gene
  • 22. 
    Also known as “Woody Guthrie’s disease”.
  • 23. 
    A sex-linked genetic disease characterized by the inability of the blood to clot properly.
  • 24. 
    A disorder that generally affects only one sex
  • 25. 
    A trait that can manifest (be expressed) when inherited from one parent.
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