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Problem: Would you expect to observe crossing over in the male 23rd pair of chromosomes? Explain.

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A chromosomal crossover is basically the exchange of genetic information between chromosome homologs. This leads to the formation of recombinant chromosomes. These happen when the homologous chromosomes pair up during prophase I of meiosis.

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Would you expect to observe crossing over in the male 23rd pair of chromosomes? Explain.

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