Do You Know About Gamete Cell?

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Do You Know About Gamete Cell?

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  • 1. 
    Gametes are produced by _____.
    • A. 

      The cell cycle

    • B. 

      Meiosis

    • C. 

      Mitosis

    • D. 

      Asexual reproduction

    • E. 

      Fertilization

  • 2. 
    Normal human gametes carry _____ chromosomes.
    • A. 

      23

    • B. 

      5

    • C. 

      23 pairs of

    • D. 

      46 pairs of

    • E. 

      46

  • 3. 
     Which of these cells are haploid?
    • A. 

      C and D

    • B. 

      B and C

    • C. 

      A and D

    • D. 

      B

    • E. 

      D

  • 4. 
    A diploid organism whose somatic (nonsex) cells each contain 32 chromosomes produces gametes containing _____ chromosomes.
    • A. 

      8

    • B. 

      32

    • C. 

      16

    • D. 

      64

    • E. 

      30

  • 5. 
    What is the ploidy of organisms that have two sets of chromosomes?
    • A. 

      2n

    • B. 

      3n

    • C. 

      N

    • D. 

      4n

  • 6. 
    What information can not be obtained from an individual's karyotype?
    • A. 

      The sequence of bases of a particular gene

    • B. 

      The types of chromosomes present in the individual

    • C. 

      The ploidy of the individual

    • D. 

      The number of autosomes in an individual

  • 7. 
    True or false? A haploid organism has one pair of homologous chromosomes.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    If a cell has 24 chromosomes, how many chromosomes would each of its four daughter cells have after meiosis?
    • A. 

      Six

    • B. 

      24

    • C. 

      12

    • D. 

      36

  • 9. 
    Which of the following statements about meiosis and mitosis is true?
    • A. 

      Meiosis II is similar to mitosis in that sister chromatids of each chromosome separate.

    • B. 

      Each daughter cell produced during meiosis and mitosis is genetically identical to the parent cell.

    • C. 

      In meiosis II and mitosis, a diploid cell divides.

    • D. 

      In mitosis and meiosis I, homologous chromosomes move independently of each other.

  • 10. 
    Which structure is directly correlated with the production of genetic variability in the daughter cells produced during meiosis?
    • A. 

      Centromere

    • B. 

      Synapsis

    • C. 

      Tetrad

    • D. 

      Chiasma

  • 11. 
    What is the composition of a tetrad at the beginning of prophase I?
    • A. 

      Two sister chromatids

    • B. 

      One pair of homologous chromosomes

    • C. 

      Four different chromosomes

    • D. 

      Two pairs of homologous chromosomes

  • 12. 
    Meiosis I produces _____ cells, each of which is _____. two... identical to the other    
    • A. 

      Two... identical to the other

    • B. 

      four ... diploid

    • C. 

      Two ... haploid

    • D. 

      four ... haploid

    • E. 

      Two... diploid

  • 13. 
    Meiosis II typically produces _____ cells, each of which is _____.
    • A. 

      four ... haploid

    • B. 

      two ... haploid

    • C. 

      four ... identical to the other

    • D. 

      two... diploid

    • E. 

      four ... diploid

  • 14. 
    Http://media.pearsoncmg.com/bc/bc_campbell_biology_8/img/activities_quizzes/1306q.swf this illustrates the event of ______.
    • A. 

      Prophase I

    • B. 

      Prophase II

    • C. 

      telophase II and cytokinesis

    • D. 

      Anaphase II

    • E. 

      telophase I and cytokinesis

  • 15. 
    Http://media.pearsoncmg.com/bc/bc_campbell_biology_8/img/activities_quizzes/1307q.swf This illustrates the evnts of _______.
    • A. 

      prophase II

    • B. 

      Telophase I and cytokinesis

    • C. 

      anaphase II

    • D. 

      anaphase I

    • E. 

      interphase

  • 16. 
    Http://media.pearsoncmg.com/bc/bc_campbell_biology_8/img/activities_quizzes/1308q.swf this illustrates the events of ______.
    • A. 

      Telophase I and cytokinesis

    • B. 

      telophase and cytokinesis

    • C. 

      telophase I

    • D. 

      Telophase II and cytokinesis

    • E. 

      Telophase II

  • 17. 
    During _____ sister chromatids separate.
    • A. 

      Prophase I

    • B. 

      interphase

    • C. 

      metaphase I

    • D. 

      anaphase II

    • E. 

      prophase II

  • 18. 
    Http://media.pearsoncmg.com/bc/bc_campbell_biology_8/img/activities_quizzes/1310q.swf this illustrates the events of _______.
    • A. 

      Prophase II and cytokinesis

    • B. 

      Interphase

    • C. 

      Telophase II and cytokinesis

    • D. 

      Telophase and cytokinesis

    • E. 

      Telophase I and cytokinesis

  • 19. 
    At the end of _____ and cytokinesis, haploid cells contain chromosomes that each consist of two sister chromatids.
    • A. 

      Telophase I

    • B. 

      metaphase II

    • C. 

      telophase II

    • D. 

      interphase

    • E. 

      telophase

  • 20. 
    Http://media.pearsoncmg.com/bc/bc_campbell_biology_8/img/activities_quizzes/1312q.swf this is an animation of ---------
    • A. 

      Metaphase I

    • B. 

      Telophase II and cytokinesis

    • C. 

      Metaphase II

    • D. 

      Prophase II

    • E. 

      prophase I

  • 21. 
    Http://media.pearsoncmg.com/bc/bc_campbell_biology_8/img/activities_quizzes/1313q.swf  illustrates the events of________.
    • A. 

      Metaphase II

    • B. 

      Anaphase II

    • C. 

      Anaphase I

    • D. 

      Prophase I

    • E. 

      interphase

  • 22. 
    Http://media.pearsoncmg.com/bc/bc_campbell_biology_8/img/activities_quizzes/1314q.swf illustrates the events of _________.
    • A. 

      Prophase II

    • B. 

      metaphase II

    • C. 

      Telophase I and cytokinesis

    • D. 

      Metaphase I

    • E. 

      Anaphase I

  • 23. 
    Synapsis occurs during _____.
    • A. 

      Metaphase II

    • B. 

      anaphase II

    • C. 

      Prophase I

    • D. 

      Prophase II

    • E. 

      Telophase I and cytogenesis

  • 24. 
    Homologous chromosomes migrate to opposite poles during _____.
    • A. 

      Metaphase I

    • B. 

      Prophase II

    • C. 

      telophase II and cytokinesis

    • D. 

      Anaphase I

    • E. 

      metaphase II

  • 25. 
    During _____ chromosomes align single file along the equator of a haploid cell.
    • A. 

      Telophase I and cytokinesis

    • B. 

      Metaphase I

    • C. 

      prophase I

    • D. 

      Anaphase I

    • E. 

      Metaphase II