The Cell Cycle: Ready, Set, Grow...

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Cell Cycle Quizzes & Trivia

This quiz was designed to test your knowledge of the cell cycle.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    In the cell cycle, this stage is when DNA is duplicated and proteins are made.
    • A. 

      Interphase

    • B. 

      Cytokinesis

    • C. 

      Metaphase

    • D. 

      Prophase

  • 2. 
    In this phase of the cell cycle, the plasma membrane pinches until two daughter cells are formed.
  • 3. 
    Which stages of are NOT a part of mitosis?
    • A. 

      Anaphase, metaphase

    • B. 

      Prophase, telophase

    • C. 

      Interphase, cytokinesis

    • D. 

      Prophase, metaphase

  • 4. 
    What is the correct order of mitosis?
    • A. 

      Telophase, anaphase, prophase, metaphase

    • B. 

      Anaphase, metaphase, prophase, telophase

    • C. 

      Metaphase, telophase, anaphase, prophase

    • D. 

      Prophase, metaphase, anaphase, telophase

  • 5. 
    This is a picture of a cell during _____________.  The sister chromatids are being pulled apart.
    • A. 

      Interphase

    • B. 

      Anaphase

    • C. 

      Prophase

    • D. 

      Metaphase

  • 6. 
    During this phase, the nuclear membrane begins to disappear and the spindle fibers begin to form.
    • A. 

      Interphase

    • B. 

      Anaphase

    • C. 

      Telophase

    • D. 

      Prophase

  • 7. 
    Mitosis is the result of uncontrolled division of cells.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    What are chromosomes made of?
    • A. 

      Cytoplasm

    • B. 

      Centrioles

    • C. 

      RNA and proteins

    • D. 

      DNA and proteins

  • 9. 
    At the end of the cell cycle, there are _____ daughter cells.
    • A. 

      4

    • B. 

      3

    • C. 

      2

    • D. 

      1