M&M_pre-lab_quiz_S10 - (1 pt.) b) What living...

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Name ___________________________________ SPRING '10 Lab section # ____ _ In accordance with the Community Standard, I pledge that the answers given on this assignment represent only my own, individual effort. --------------------------------------------------------------- -- Signature “Behavior of Chromosomes During Mitosis & Meiosis” due the beginning of lab week of Feb. 22 Answer the questions below in at most 1-2 sentences each in your own word s. Do not quote the Lab Manual, your text, or PowerPoints from lecture. 1a) From what organism will you observe cells in mitosis and cell division for this week ʼ s lab?
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Unformatted text preview: (1 pt.) b) What living organism will you use to study meiosis ? (1 pt.) 2) What is the significance of mitosis in the life of a multicellular organism? (1 pt.) 3) The processes of mitosis and meiosis are similar in many ways, but in what fundamental way with respect to the behavior of chromosomes do the two differ? (1 pt.) 4) What is the significance of meiosis in the life cycle of a eukaryotic organism, i.e., describe one of the genetic consequences of this process? (1 pt.) 5) What event that occurs during meiosis makes it possible to map the locations of genes on a chromosome? (1 pt.) Biology 25L...
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