Biology Questions: Phases Of Cell Cycle!

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Biology Questions: Phases Of Cell Cycle!

Biology questions: phases of cell cycle! Cells are the basic building block of living things, and that being said, they play a major role in our bodies. Do you know the different changes that a cell can undergo and the processes they use? How about you go through the quiz below and get to see how well you will do.


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

      G1

    • B. 

      G2

    • C. 

      S

    • D. 

      Mitosis

    • E. 

      Cytokinesis

  • 12. 
    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

  • 13. 
    The spindle fibers connect to the centromeres during which pahse of mitosis?
    • A. 

      Prophase

    • B. 

      Metaphase

    • C. 

      Anaphase

    • D. 

      Telophase

    • E. 

      Interphase

  • 14. 
    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

  • 15. 
    Each half of the duplicated DNA is called a
    • A. 

      Chromosome

    • B. 

      Chromatin

    • C. 

      Chromatid

    • D. 

      Chromochore

  • 16. 
    The spindle fibers connect to the centromeres during which phase of mitosis?
    • A. 

      Prophase

    • B. 

      Metaphase

    • C. 

      Anaphase

    • D. 

      Telophase

    • E. 

      Interphase

  • 17. 
    Each half of the duplicated DNA is called a
    • A. 

      Chromosome

    • B. 

      Chromatin

    • C. 

      Chromatid

    • D. 

      Chromochore

  • 18. 
    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

  • 19. 
    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

  • 20. 
    The cell spends most of its time in which phase of the interphase?
    • A. 

      G1

    • B. 

      G2

    • C. 

      S

    • D. 

      Mitosis

    • E. 

      Cytokinesis

  • 21. 
    Cancer is a out of control growth of cells
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 22. 
    A tumor is caused by uncontrolled mitosis.  That tumor is full of unhealthy  _________.
  • 23. 
    What do we call cells that grow out of control?
  • 24. 
    What is it called when the body eliminates unwanted cells?
    • A. 

      Apoptosis

    • B. 

      Mitosis

    • C. 

      Interphase

    • D. 

      G1

  • 25. 
    Apoptosis is the bodies way of..... (click all that apply)
    • A. 

      Eliminating old cells

    • B. 

      Eliminating unhealthy cells

    • C. 

      Eliminating unnecessary cells

    • D. 

      Eliminating healthy growing cells