Chapter 3

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Table #1 Jackie Alvarez Arturo Estopinan Alvin Alex Exercise 3 C: Fill in the Blanks 1. Replication of genetic material results in chromosomes consisting of two new daughter cells . 2. A cell in metaphase has chromosomes located in the metaphase plate _ of the cell. 3. Division of the cytoplasm to produce two daughter cells is called cytokinesis . 4. Double-stranded chromosomes separate during the _anaphase___ stage of mitosis. 5. During interphase, DNA replication occurs in the S phase . 6. Microtubules called spindle fibers attach to chromatids and pull them apart. 7. Chromosomes become visible during the _prophase _ stage of mitosis. 8. The last stage of mitosis is telophase . 9. Division of the nuclear material is called mitosis . 10. Matching chromatids are held together by a centromere . D: Short-Answer Questions 1. What is the purpose of cell division? Cells must reproduce if an organism is to grow and repair damaged tissue. During cell reproduction, a cell divides its genes equally and then splits into two identical cells which
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This note was uploaded on 04/06/2011 for the course BSC 2085 taught by Professor Gomez during the Spring '11 term at FIU.

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