Introduction To Cell Reproduction: Mitosis And Meiosis! Trivia Questions Quiz

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Introduction To Cell Reproduction: Mitosis And Meiosis! Trivia Questions Quiz


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  • 1. 
    What is the image labeled 'A' in the picture?
    • A. 

      Centrioles

    • B. 

      Chromosomes

    • C. 

      Chromatin

    • D. 

      Spindle Fibers

  • 2. 
    What is the image labeled 'C' in the picture?
    • A. 

      Centrioles

    • B. 

      Chromosomes

    • C. 

      Chromatin

    • D. 

      Spindle Fibers

  • 3. 
    What is the image labeled 'c' in the picture?
    • A. 

      Centromere

    • B. 

      Chromatid

    • C. 

      Tetrads

    • D. 

      Chromosome

  • 4. 
    What phase of mitosis is this image depicting?
    • A. 

      Prophase

    • B. 

      Metaphase

    • C. 

      Anaphase

    • D. 

      Telophase

  • 5. 
    What phase of the cell cycle is the image depicting?
    • A. 

      Anaphase

    • B. 

      Cytokinesis

    • C. 

      Interphase

    • D. 

      Prophase

  • 6. 
    What phase of the cell cycle is this image depicting?
    • A. 

      Cytokinesis

    • B. 

      Interphase

    • C. 

      Metaphase

    • D. 

      Prophase

  • 7. 
    What phase is this image depicting?
    • A. 

      Anaphase I

    • B. 

      Anaphase II

    • C. 

      Telophase I

    • D. 

      Telophase II

  • 8. 
    What phase is this image depicting?
    • A. 

      Telophase II

    • B. 

      Prophase II

    • C. 

      Prophase I

    • D. 

      Telophase I

  • 9. 
    What phase of mitosis is this image depicting?
    • A. 

      Anaphase

    • B. 

      Cytokinesis

    • C. 

      Prophase

    • D. 

      Telophase

  • 10. 
    Asexual reproduction is a process by which a single parent reproduces by itself.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    The G2 phase is when the DNA replicates. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    Mitosis results in the formation of which of the following?
    • A. 

      2 genetically identical daughter cells

    • B. 

      2 genetically dissimilar daughter cells

    • C. 

      4 genetically identical daughter cells

    • D. 

      4 genetically dissimilar daughter cells

  • 13. 
    Binary fission is an example of asexual reproduction.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    Budding is an example of sexual reproduction.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    What stage of interphase do cells do most of their growing?
    • A. 

      G1

    • B. 

      G2

    • C. 

      S

    • D. 

      Prophase

  • 16. 
    How do plant cells perform cytokinesis?
    • A. 

      By binary fission

    • B. 

      By making a cell plate

    • C. 

      By furrowing their cell membrane

    • D. 

      Plant cells do not perform cytokinesis

  • 17. 
    Cells spend most of their time in what phase?
    • A. 

      Cytokinesis

    • B. 

      Prophase

    • C. 

      Mitosis

    • D. 

      Interphase

  • 18. 
    A protein called p53 can keep cells from dividing. To prevent cell division, the protein most likely stops ___. 
    • A. 

      Osmosis

    • B. 

      Mitosis

    • C. 

      Mutation

    • D. 

      Respiration

  • 19. 
    The two main stages of the cell cycle are called
    • A. 

      Mitosis and interphase

    • B. 

      Telophase and cytokinesis

    • C. 

      Interphase and anaphase

    • D. 

      Cytokinesis and mitosis

  • 20. 
    What phase does the nuclear membrane disappear and the DNA coils up into chromosomes?
    • A. 

      Cytokinesis

    • B. 

      Interphase

    • C. 

      Prophase

    • D. 

      Telophase

  • 21. 
    Which of the following is an advantage of sexual reproduction?
    • A. 

      Able to happen quickly

    • B. 

      Needs only 1 partner

    • C. 

      Uses very little energy

    • D. 

      Lots of genetic diversity

  • 22. 
    During what phase of mitosis do sister chromatids attached at the centromere first separate from one another as they begin to move toward the cell poles?
    • A. 

      Anaphase

    • B. 

      Metaphase

    • C. 

      Prophase

    • D. 

      Telophase

  • 23. 
    What is the item labeled 'b' pointing to?
    • A. 

      Centromere

    • B. 

      Chromatid

    • C. 

      Chromosome

    • D. 

      Chromatin

  • 24. 
    Which of the following shows the labeled pictures in the image in the correct order?
    • A. 

      1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6

    • B. 

      4, 3, 6, 5, 1, 2

    • C. 

      3, 4, 6, 5, 1, 2

    • D. 

      4, 3, 5, 6, 2, 1

  • 25. 
    What is the item labeled '7' pointing to?
    • A. 

      Plant cell's cell plate

    • B. 

      Animal cell's centrioles

    • C. 

      Animal cell's cell plate

    • D. 

      Plant cell's centrioles

  • 26. 
    When during the cell cycle are chromosomes visible?
    • A. 

      Only during interphase

    • B. 

      Only when replicating

    • C. 

      Only during cell division

    • D. 

      Only during the G1 phase

  • 27. 
    During normal mitotic cell division, a parent cell that has four chromosomes will produce two daughter cells, each containing
    • A. 

      Two chromosomes

    • B. 

      Four chromosomes

    • C. 

      Eight chromosomes

    • D. 

      Sixteen chromosomes

  • 28. 
    During which phase of the cell cycle does mitosis happen?
    • A. 

      G1 phase

    • B. 

      G2 phase

    • C. 

      M Phase

    • D. 

      S Phase

  • 29. 
    Which phase of meiosis does crossing over occur?
    • A. 

      Prophase I

    • B. 

      Metaphase I

    • C. 

      Interphase

    • D. 

      Prophase II

  • 30. 
    Meiosis results in 
    • A. 

      2 Haploid Cells

    • B. 

      4 Hapoid Cells

    • C. 

      2 Diploid Cells

    • D. 

      4 Diploid Cells

  • 31. 
    In oogenesis, how many ova will be produced?
    • A. 

      1

    • B. 

      2

    • C. 

      4

    • D. 

      8

  • 32. 
    If a somatic cell has 30 chromosomes, how many chromosomes will be present after meiosis?
    • A. 

      15

    • B. 

      30

    • C. 

      60

    • D. 

      40

  • 33. 
    If an organism has 20 chromosomes and reproduces sexually, how many chromosomes will be in its gamete?
    • A. 

      20

    • B. 

      10

    • C. 

      40

    • D. 

      30

  • 34. 
    Which of the following reproduces via budding?
    • A. 

      Hydra

    • B. 

      Starfish

    • C. 

      Bees

    • D. 

      Bacteria

  • 35. 
    What is a type of asexual reproduction that occurs when a new plant grows from part of the parent plant?
    • A. 

      Pollination

    • B. 

      Budding

    • C. 

      Vegetative Propagation

    • D. 

      Binary Fission

  • 36. 
    What phase is the image provided depicting?
    • A. 

      Prophase I

    • B. 

      Prophase II

    • C. 

      Interphase II

    • D. 

      Metaphase I