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Q. One cell undergoes one round of meiosis. How many genetically identical cells will be present at the end of this one round of meiosis?A. 2B. 4C. 8D...

Solved • May 12, 2020

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Q. Compare and contrast properties of sister chromatids and homologous chromosomes. Drag the appropriate items to their respective bin.

Solved • Apr 21, 2020

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Q. Novel combinations of genes can arise from _______.a) reciprocal exchange of DNA between homologs during prophase Ib) the alignment of chromosomes ...

Solved • Apr 21, 2020

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Q. Which of the following student-drawn chromosome models show a correct depiction of genetic information in a replicated chromosome?Select all that a...

Solved • Apr 21, 2020

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Q. A hybrid allotetraploid plant (4n=60) was backcrossed to one of the suspected parents (2n=30). WHen the F1 underwent meiosis, the prophase chromoso...

Solved • Oct 2, 2018

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Q. The red European squirrel has 12 pairs of large, long chromosomes. The grey squirrel has 20 pairs of smaller, shorter chromosomes. What do you expe...

Solved • Oct 2, 2018

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Q. In sexually reproducing organisms, meiosis generates haploid (1n) gamete cells  from diploid (2n) cells. The n represents the number of chromosomes...

Solved • Sep 27, 2018

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Q. A cell containing 24 chromosomes at the start of meiosis would at its completion produce cells containing:A. 96 chromosomesB. 24 chromosomesC. 12 c...

Solved • Sep 26, 2018

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Q. Physically, what are different alleles?A. Different alleles are different DNA sequences found at the same locus on homologous chromosomes.B. Differ...

Solved • Sep 18, 2018

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Q. The figure below shows four cells (A-D) that are undergoing meiosis. Match each cell to the phase of meiosis that it is currently in.A. InterphaseB...

Solved • Aug 25, 2018

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Q. You have isolated a single cell from a diploid organism. Which of the following would indicate that the cell was at metaphase of meiosis I and NOT ...

Solved • Aug 18, 2018

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Q. The A and B genes are on nonhomologous chromosomes. A zygote is formed by the fusion of a sperm with genotype AB and an egg with the genotype ab. T...

Solved • Aug 18, 2018

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

Solved • Aug 13, 2018

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Q. A crossover has occurred in the bivalent shown below:What is the outcome of this single-crossover event? If a second crossover occurs somewhere bet...

Solved • Aug 7, 2018

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Q. Distinguish between interphase interkinesis. and cytokinesis. 

Solved • Aug 6, 2018

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Q. What events that occur during prophase I have a major impact on the survival of the species?

Solved • Aug 6, 2018

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Q. Where is the specific location in an animal where cells are undergoing Meiosis? In a Plant?

Solved • Aug 3, 2018

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Q. Which cell shown here represents a diploid cell?A. A onlyB. B onlyC. Both A and BD. Neither A nor B

Solved • Jul 19, 2018

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Q. At the end of meiosis, daughter cells are produced whose chromosomes are:A. haploidB. diploidC. non-homologousD. Both A and CE. Both B and C

Solved • Jul 12, 2018

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Q. Cell Cycle control Identify the three cell cycle check points and recognize the specific importance and role of each for the progression of the cel...

Solved • Jun 12, 2018

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Solved • Jun 7, 2018

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Q. What process creates diploid cells from haploid cells?

Solved • May 23, 2018

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Q. Explain the difference between homologues and sister chromatids.

Solved • May 21, 2018

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Q. Compare and contrast Meiosis I with Meiosis II. Identify 2 similarities and 2 differences between Meiosis I and Meiosis II.

Solved • May 21, 2018

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Q. A diploid organism has 14 chromosomes in its somatic cells. What is the total number of combinations of chromosomes that the organism can produce i...

Solved • Apr 18, 2018

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Q. Imagine that the cell in the figure below is from a bird known as a blue-footed booby.a. Is this cell undergoing mitosis, meiosis I, or meiosis II?...

Solved • Oct 20, 2017

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Q. Assume that the cell illustrated in the figure below is from a species of crab.a. Is this cell undergoing mitosis, meiosis I, or meiosis II? HOW DI...

Solved • Oct 20, 2017

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Q. Assume that the cell in the figure below is from a crayfish testis and is about to undergo spermatogenesis (gamete production by meiosis). The lett...

Solved • Oct 20, 2017

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Q. The orignal parent cell had a single pair of homologous chromosomes. Which drawing could possibly be metaphase II if the parent cell underwent meio...

Solved • Oct 16, 2017

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Q. In meiosis two, cytokinesis results in the production of: a. Two haploid daughter cellsb. Four diploid daughter cellsc. Four haploid daughter cells...

Solved • Jul 27, 2017

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Q. In meiosis, the separated sister chromatids move to opposite poles of the cell during: a. Metaphase oneb. Metaphase twoc. Anaphase oned. Telophase ...

Solved • Jul 27, 2017

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Q. In meiosis, chromosomes containing sister chromatids (not homologous chromosomes) align along the center of the cell during: a. Prophase oneb. Prop...

Solved • Jul 27, 2017

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Q. In meiosis, paired homologs align down the center of the cell during: a. Metaphase oneb. Prophase onec. Prophase twod. Metaphase twoe. Anaphase two

Solved • Jul 27, 2017

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Q. In meiosis 1, cytokinesis usually occurs after telophase one and produces: a. One diploid cellb. Two haploid cellsc. Four haploid cellsd. Two diplo...

Solved • Jul 27, 2017

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Q. Meiotic cell division replicates a cell's DNA ____________ and then divides ______________. a. Twice, onceb. Once, twicec. Twice, twiced. Once, onc...

Solved • Jul 27, 2017

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Q. Each gamete arises from a diploid cell containing two sets of homologous chromosomes.  a. True    b. False

Solved • Jul 27, 2017

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Q. Gametes may carry different combinations of alleles because of: a. Random fertilizationb. Random fertilization and crossing overc. Random alignment...

Solved • Jul 26, 2017

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Q. All gametes contain:   a. Two identical sets of chromosomes b. Two different sets of chromosomes c. One set of chromosomes d. One chromosome e...

Solved • Jul 26, 2017

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Q. Gametes: a. 2n b. n c. 2n d. ½ n

Solved • Jul 26, 2017

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Q. The end of Anaphase II results in cells of what ploidy?a. 2nb. nc. 2nd. ½ n

Solved • Jul 26, 2017

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Q. Prophase II:a. 2nb. nc. 2nd. ½ n

Solved • Jul 26, 2017

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Q. Anaphase I: a. 2n b. n c. 2n d. ½ n

Solved • Jul 26, 2017

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Q. Telophase II: a. 2n b. n c. 2n d. ½ n

Solved • Jul 26, 2017

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Q. The cells created in Meiosis I have what ploidy?a. 2nb. nc. 2nd. ½ n

Solved • Jul 26, 2017

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Q. Meiosis II: a. 2n b. n c. 2n d. ½ n

Solved • Jul 26, 2017

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Q. If a horse (2n= 32) cell proceeds through meiosis 1 and 2 and then: How many chromatids will be in the tetrads formed in Prophase I? a. 32 b. 16...

Solved • Jul 26, 2017