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Biology Quiz : Meiosis


Answer each question below related to meiosis, by selecting the most appropriate answer from the choices given.

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1.

How many daughter cells are formed in meiosis?

  4

  46

  2

  23

  Half-n-half Clue
 

2.

Arrange the stages of meiotic prophase I below in order.

  Leptotene, Zygotene, Pachytene, Diakinesis, Diplotene

  Leptotene, Pachytene, Zygotene, Diplotene, Diakinesis

  Leptotene, Zygotene, Pachytene, Diplotene, Diakinesis

  Zygotene, Diplotene, Diakinesis, Pachytene, Leptotene

  Half-n-half Clue
 

3.

During which stage of meiosis does crossing over occur?

  Prophase I

  Metaphase II

  Prophase II

  Metaphase I

  Half-n-half Clue
 

4.

The daughter cells formed in meiosis are similar to the parent cells.

  True

  False

 

5.

During which stage of meiotic prophase I do centrioles divide and start moving towards opposite poles?

  Diplotene

  Zygotene

  Leptotene

  Pachytene

  Half-n-half Clue
 

6.

During which stage of meiosis do chromosomes divide at the centromeres?

  Anaphase II

  Prophase I

  Metaphase I

  Metaphase II

  Half-n-half Clue
 

7.

After meiotic cell division, the number of chromosomes in daughter cells is equal to that of parent cells.

  True

  False

 


 
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