6 Written questions
5 Multiple choice questions
- one of the two strands of a chromosome that become visible during meiosis or mitosis
- cell growth phase where a cell increases in size, carries on metabolism, and duplicates chromosomes prior to division
- :fibers that attach to chromosomes and move the chromosomes by pulling homologous chromosomes in opposite directions and pushing the poles apart
- gel-like material inside the cell membrane of animals and plants; it is constantly moving, most of the cell;s life processes take place in the cytoplasm. .
- Deoxyribonucleic acid; the molecule that carries the hereditary information of the cell, it is the chemical blueprint for living things. It carries coded information that determines the features of an organism and ensures that these are copied and passed on to any offspring.
5 True/False questions
prophase → first and longest phase of mitosis, during which the chromosomes become visible and the centrioles separate and take up positions on the opposite sides of the nucleus
metaphase → in this stage, the chormosomes are pullled away from thhe middle to the spindle poles of the cell
chromosomes → threadlike structure within the nucleus containing the genetic information that is passed from one generation of cells to the next
daughter cells → The cells that are produced as a result of mitosis. These cells are identical to each other, and also to the original parent cell.
centromere → cell growth phase where a cell increases in size, carries on metabolism, and duplicates chromosomes prior to division