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Multiple Choice Quiz



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Question 1
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What process in the human life cycle results in the production of gametes?
 
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Question 2
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What is a specific segment of DNA that directs protein synthesis?
 
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Question 3
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Which of the following is true regarding interphase?
 
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During which phase of the cell cycle does growth occur?
 
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What structure dissolves so that the sister chromatids can move to opposite ends of the cell during cell division?
 
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Which type of cell division is responsible for the repair of your skin following a sunburn?
 
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During which phase of mitosis would you expect to see chromosomes consisting of two chromatids within the nucleus?
 
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In a cell with 4 chromosomes, how many sister chromatids are visible during telophase?
 
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During which phase of mitosis do spindle fibers pull the chromosomes to opposite poles of the cell?
 
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How many chromosomes arranged in how many pairs would be shown in a normal human karyotype?
 
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Which of the following is NOT associated with mitosis?
 
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Question 12
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Cytokinesis is associated with which of the following?
 
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Which of the following is a result of meiosis?
 
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How many nuclear divisions occur during meiosis?
 
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Which of the following processes results in only one of the haploid cells being viable?
 
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Meiosis is called reduction division. When does the reduction in chromosome number occur?
 
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Question 17
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Crossing over results in ____________.
 
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What is independent assortment?
 
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What is nondisjunction?
 
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Question 20
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Assuming fertilization by a normal sperm, nondisjunction in the female could lead to which of the following?
 
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