Advertisement Upgrade to remove ads

Meiosis

The production of sex cells is acheived through this process

Sperm and egg

Sex Cells or Gametes that are produced by the body

Testes and Ovaries

Special Organs where the sex cells are produced in the body.

Body Cells

Contain 46 Chromosomes in the Human body

Sex Cells

Contain 23 Chromosomes in the Human body

Meiosis

In Meiosis 4 genetically different cells are formed

Mitosis

In Mitosis 2 genetically identical cells are formed

Homologous Chromosomes

Similar chromosomes which align on the equator during metaphase I in Meiosis

Crossing-over

Happens during Metaphase, when pieces of like chromosomes exchange pieces of DNA

Tetrad

Formed when homologous chromosomes overlap during metaphase I , a double XX formation

Please allow access to your computer’s microphone to use Voice Recording.

Having trouble? Click here for help.

We can’t access your microphone!

Click the icon above to update your browser permissions above and try again

Example:

Reload the page to try again!

Reload

Press Cmd-0 to reset your zoom

Press Ctrl-0 to reset your zoom

It looks like your browser might be zoomed in or out. Your browser needs to be zoomed to a normal size to record audio.

Please upgrade Flash or install Chrome
to use Voice Recording.

For more help, see our troubleshooting page.

Your microphone is muted

For help fixing this issue, see this FAQ.

Star this term

You can study starred terms together

NEW! Voice Recording

Create Set