Do You Know About Cell Division?

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Do You Know About Cell Division? - Quiz

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  • 1. 
    The first phase of mitosis is __________
    • A. 

      Interphase

    • B. 

      Prophase

    • C. 

      Metaphase

  • 2. 
    Cell division is
    • A. 

      The production of genetically identical offspring from a single parent

    • B. 

      The process of two cells forming into one cell

    • C. 

      The process by which a cell divides into two new daughter cells

  • 3. 
    Genetic information bundled into packages of DNA is known as...
    • A. 

      Chromosomes

    • B. 

      Chromatin

    • C. 

      Centrioles

  • 4. 
    Cells go through a series of events known as the
    • A. 

      Cell cycle

    • B. 

      Cell spindrum

    • C. 

      Cell process

  • 5. 
    The G1 phase is also called ____
    • A. 

      Cell growth

    • B. 

      DNA replication

    • C. 

      Cell division

  • 6. 
    Following Anaphase is _________
    • A. 

      Metaphase

    • B. 

      Cytokinesis

    • C. 

      Telophase

  • 7. 
    This is Anaphase
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Living cells store critical information in a molecule known as DNA
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    The larger a cell gets, the smaller the demands the cell places on its DNA.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Sexual reproduction is when a single parent splits in two to form its offspring
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    The "G" in G1 and G2 stand for growth.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    Which occur in the G1 phase?
    • A. 

      Cell Growth

    • B. 

      Cells synthesize new proteins

    • C. 

      DNA Replication

    • D. 

      Chromosomes tear apart

  • 13. 
    During Prophase, which of these things DO happen?
    • A. 

      Genetic material inside the nucleus condenses

    • B. 

      Chromatids separate

    • C. 

      Spindle starts to form

    • D. 

      Duplicated chromosomes become visible

    • E. 

      The centrioles are located

  • 14. 
    During ________ the chromosomes, which were distinct and condensed, begin to spread out into a tangle of chromatin. A nuclear envelope re-forms around each cluster if chromosomes. The spindle begins to break apart.
  • 15. 
    The second stage of mitosis is ________
  • 16. 
    The M phase is the process of ____________
  • 17. 
    During metaphase, the ___________ of the duplicated chromosomes line up across the center of the cell.
  • 18. 
    During ______________, spindle fibers connect the centromere of each chromosome to the two poles of the spindle.
  • 19. 
    This is a picture of _________
  • 20. 
    During cytokenisis the cytoplasm pinches in half. Each daughter cell has an identical set of duplicate _____________.
  • 21. 
    Cytokenisis in plant cells occurs differently, since the cell membrane is not flexible enough to draw inward (due to the rigid cell wall that surrounds it) a  structure called a __________ _________ forms halfway between the divided nuclei/
  • 22. 
    The S Phase is _____ ___________
  • 23. 
    At one time, biologists described the life of a cell as one cell division after another separated by an "in-between" period of growth called __________
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