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reduces the number of chromosomes by 1/2
term for cutting chromosomes in 1/2
Gametes (sex cells)
sperm & egg (these are haploid(n)) These cells go through meiosis.
have a full set of chromosomes (46). This is called diploid (2N). These cells go through mitosis.
process of chromosomes trying to find each other
same trait, different expression
item that results from homologous pairing. There are 2 X's in a tetrad.
chromosomes exchange sections (increases variability)