Mitosis
Cell Cycle
Cancer
Chromosomes
Etc.

100

What are the four parts of mitosis
Prophase, metaphase, anaphase, telophase (PMAT)

100

The larger a cell becomes, the (more or less) efficiently it is able to work.
Less

100

Cancer cells form masses of cells called____?
Tumors

100

A chromosome is composed of what substance?
DNA

100

What are the two big phases of the cell cycle?
Interphase and Cell Division (M phase)

200

The first phase of mitosis is called?
Prophase

200

During which part of the cell cycle are chromosomes visible?
Cell division (mitosis or M phase)

200

Cancer cells grow (faster or slower) than normal cells.
Faster

200

A chromosome consists of two identical what?
Sister Chromatids

200

Before a cell becomes too big to function properly it will divide into two _______ cells.
Daughter

300

During which phase of mitosis do the chromosomes line up along the middle of the dividing cell?
Metaphase

300

In which phase of the cell cycle does the cell grow. (Interphase or M phase)
Interphase

300

What can happen if cancer cells are left untreated?
Continue to divide and spread

300

The sister chromatids are attached at the _________.
centromere

300

Together, the G1, S, and G2 phases are called _______.
Interphase

400

During which phase of mitosis do two new nuclei form?
Telophase

400

The two main stages of cell division are______ and ______?
Mitosis and Cytokinesis

400

The process in which a cancer cell travels to a different part of the body than where it formed?
metastasis

400

What has to happen for the chromosomes to be pulled apart during anaphase?
sister chromatids have to detach at the centromere

400

What part of cell division is not a part of mitosis?
Cytokenisis

500

During which phase of mitosis are the chromosomes split down the middle?
Anaphase

500

The process by which a cell divides into two daughter cells is called _________?
Cell Division

500

What is the best and only treatment for cancer?
To remove the cells (by cutting or killing them)

500

What attaches to the chromosomes to pull them apart during cell division?
Spindle Fibers

500

During which part of mitosis does the nuclear envelope break down?
Prophase