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growth repair asexual reproduction

Function of mitosis

homologous pairs

chromosomes occur in

46 homologous chromosomes

humans have this number of chromosomes

homologous chromosome

pair of chromosomes one inherited from each parent that have corresponding gene sequence and pair up during meiosis

autosomes

22 pairs of chromosomes are

sex chromosomes

one pair of chromosomes are

locus

The chromosomes of homologous pair carry genes for the same characteristics at the

locus

position that given gene occupies on chromosome

diploid

cells with two sets of chromosomes are

haploid

gametes (egg and sperm) are

true

True/false
Sexual life cycles involve alternation of haploid and diploid stages

first diploid cell

fertilization creates the

mitosis

from the moment of fertilization, what is in action

Meiosis

Reduces the chromosome number from diploid to haploid

chromosome duplication

meiosis is preceded by

four daughter cells

in meiosis the cell divides twice to form

haploid

each daughter cell is

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