BI 213 Midterm 1

BI 213 Midterm 1 - Study Guide What is a genome? What is a...

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Study Guide What is a genome? What is a chromosome? What is a chromosome set? Identify the non-nuclear genomes of eukaryotic cells. mitochondrial DNA; chloroplast DNA What is a karyotype? homologous chromosomes, non-homologous, sex chromosomes why is a karotype determined at metaphase? Understand that cells can have variable ploidy. haploid; diploid; polyploid Learn and be able to draw the basic mitotic stages interphase, prophase, prometaphase, metaphase, anaphase, telophase, spindle fibers, centromere, kinetochore, sister chromatid, centrosome Be able to distinguish between animal and plant cytokinesis cleavage furrow, cell wall Know how independent assortment and crossing-over ensure that offspring of sexually reproducing parents are not identical to either parent independent assortment, crossing over, recombinants Understand that genetics is the study of both heredity and variation heredity, variation, generation Distinguish between the events of Meiosis I and Meiosis II synapsis, tetrad, chiasmata, haploid Review how Mendel overturned the blending theory of inheritance. What were the critical observations?
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This note was uploaded on 06/14/2009 for the course BIO 213 taught by Professor Houke during the Spring '08 term at Oregon State.

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