Mitosis And The Cell Cycle

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Mitosis And The Cell Cycle

Quiz over celluar mitosis and the cell cycle. To be used as a review for chapter test 8 in the Biology: Dynamics of Life textbook.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Identify the phase of mitosis shown in this diagram.
    • A. 

      Prophase

    • B. 

      Metaphase

    • C. 

      Anaphase

    • D. 

      Telophase

    • E. 

      Cytokinesis

  • 2. 
    Identify the phase of mitosis shown in this diagram.
    • A. 

      Prophase

    • B. 

      Metaphase

    • C. 

      Anaphase

    • D. 

      Telophase

    • E. 

      Cytokinesis

  • 3. 
    Identify the phase of mitosis shown in this diagram.
    • A. 

      Prophase

    • B. 

      Metaphase

    • C. 

      Anaphase

    • D. 

      Telophase

    • E. 

      Interphase

  • 4. 
    Identify the phase of mitosis shown in this diagram.
    • A. 

      Prophase

    • B. 

      Metaphase

    • C. 

      Anaphase

    • D. 

      Telophase

    • E. 

      Interphase

  • 5. 
    Identify the phase of mitosis shown in this diagram.
    • A. 

      Prophase

    • B. 

      Metaphase

    • C. 

      Anaphase

    • D. 

      Telophase

    • E. 

      Cytokinesis

  • 6. 
    Identify the phase of mitosis shown in this diagram.
    • A. 

      Prophase

    • B. 

      Metaphase

    • C. 

      Anaphase

    • D. 

      Telophase

    • E. 

      Interphase

  • 7. 
    Identify the phase of mitosis shown in this diagram.
    • A. 

      Prophase

    • B. 

      Metaphase

    • C. 

      Anaphase

    • D. 

      Telophase

    • E. 

      Interphase

  • 8. 
    Tightly coiled DNA is referred to as
    • A. 

      Chromatin

    • B. 

      Chromatids

    • C. 

      Chromosomes

    • D. 

      Chromobodies

  • 9. 
    Sister chromatids separate during
    • A. 

      Prophase

    • B. 

      Metaphase

    • C. 

      Anaphase

    • D. 

      Telophase

    • E. 

      Interphase

  • 10. 
    The sister chromatids are held together by the
    • A. 

      Centrioles

    • B. 

      Centromeres

    • C. 

      Centrosomes

    • D. 

      Centrochores

  • 11. 
    Mitosis is 
    • A. 

      The process of cell growth and division

    • B. 

      The division of the cytoplasm

    • C. 

      The division of the nuclear material

    • D. 

      All of these

  • 12. 
    The cell spends most of its time in which phase of the cell cycle?
    • A. 

      G1

    • B. 

      G2

    • C. 

      S

    • D. 

      Mitosis

    • E. 

      Cytokinesis

  • 13. 
    • A. 

      Centrioles

    • B. 

      Centromeres

    • C. 

      Centrosomes

    • D. 

      Centrochores

  • 14. 
    The structures found only in animal cells which organize the spindle fibers and is only seen just before cell division are
    • A. 

      Centrioles

    • B. 

      Centromeres

    • C. 

      Centrosomes

    • D. 

      Centrochores

  • 15. 
    The cell spends most of its time in which phase of the cell cycle?
    • A. 

      G1

    • B. 

      G2

    • C. 

      S

    • D. 

      Mitosis

    • E. 

      Cytokinesis

  • 16. 
    Duplication of the DNA occurs in which of the following phases?
    • A. 

      Prophase

    • B. 

      S stage of interphase

    • C. 

      G1 stage of interphase

    • D. 

      G2 stage of interphase

    • E. 

      Anaphase

  • 17. 
    The
    • A. 

      Centrioles

    • B. 

      Centromeres

    • C. 

      Centrosomes

    • D. 

      Centrochores

  • 18. 
    The spindle fibers connect to the centromeres during which pahse of mitosis?
    • A. 

      Prophase

    • B. 

      Metaphase

    • C. 

      Anaphase

    • D. 

      Telophase

    • E. 

      Interphase

  • 19. 
    Duplication of the DNA occurs in which of the following phases?
    • A. 

      Prophase

    • B. 

      S stage of interphase

    • C. 

      G1 stage of interphase

    • D. 

      G2 stage of interphase

    • E. 

      Anaphase

  • 20. 
    Each half of the duplicated DNA is called a
    • A. 

      Chromosome

    • B. 

      Chromatin

    • C. 

      Chromatid

    • D. 

      Chromochore

  • 21. 
    One reason cells must remain small because the surface area increases ____________ than the volume.
  • 22. 
    The spindle fibers connect to the centromeres during which phase of mitosis?
    • A. 

      Prophase

    • B. 

      Metaphase

    • C. 

      Anaphase

    • D. 

      Telophase

    • E. 

      Interphase

  • 23. 
    Each half of the duplicated DNA is called a
    • A. 

      Chromosome

    • B. 

      Chromatin

    • C. 

      Chromatid

    • D. 

      Chromochore

  • 24. 
    If the size of the cell is doubled, the volume increases _______ times more than the surface area.
  • 25. 
    Mitosis is important because it
    • A. 

      Creates tissues

    • B. 

      Replaces dead or damaged cells

    • C. 

      Allows organisms to grow

    • D. 

      Ensures each new generation is identical to the parent

    • E. 

      All of these