Vocabulary
Mitosis Phases
Interpretation
Meiosis
Problem Solving

100

Identify the phase of the cell cycle which is the longest.
What is interphase?

100

The part of mitosis where the duplicated chromosomes or sister chromatids line up in the middle.
What is metaphase?

100

The type of cell division that produces gametes (sex cells).
What is meiosis?

100

The gamete that contains genes from the mother.
What is egg?

100

Compared to mitosis, meiosis produces cell with ____________ the number of chromosomes.
What is half?

200

The name of the part of the cell cycle in which cell division occurs.
What is mitosis?

200

The body cell has 30 chromosomes and undergoes mitosis, how many chromosomes will each daughter cell have?
What is 30 chromosomes?

200

It is called the growth stage of the cell cycle.
What is interphase?

200

Kind of cell that contains only one member of each chromosome pair.
What is gamete or sex cell?

200

The stomach cell for a domestic cat contains 38 chromosomes, how many chromosomes would be found in a cat's sperm cell?
What is 19?

300

Spindle fibers attach to the a structure on the chromosome called.
What is centromere?

300

This is the correct stage order from growth to the end of cell division in the cell cycle.
What is interphase, prophase, metaphase, anaphase, and telophase?

300

The body cells contain 20 chromosomes after the 1st cell division in meiosis, the number of chromosomes in each of the two cells is...
What is 20 chromosomes?

300

Number of cells produced after the first division of meiosis.
What is two cells?

300

The number of chromosomes in a diploid human body cell?
What is 46?

400

The part of the cell cycle that is not part of mitosis.
What is interphase?

400

The sister chromatids are pulled apart to opposite pole in this phase.
What is anaphase?

400

If a body cell has 28 chromosomes, how many chromosomes are in a sperm cell?
What is half or 14 chromosomes?

400

Number of chromosomes in a human sex cell.
What is 23 chromosomes?

400

The purpose of meiosis is...
What is to produce sex cells?

500

The process that replaces old worn out body cells.
What is mitosis?

500

If a cell is undergoing a normal cell cycle, and the parent cell has 18 chromosomes, then the daughter cells each have ___________ chromosomes.
What is 18?

500

Yes or no...homologous chromosomes in meiosis are identical.
What is no?

500

When a sperm fertilizes an egg what is the cell called...
What is zygote?

500

During its entire life, the cell spends a majority of its time in which phase....
What is interphase?