Chapter 8 Study Qs

Chapter 8 Study Qs - Chapter 8: Cell Reproduction 1. How do...

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Chapter 8 : Cell Reproduction 1. How do asexual and sexual forms of reproduction differ? Explain how offspring compare genetically to parents for each form. Can you think of an evolutionary advantage of sexual reproduction compared to asexual reproduction? 2. There are two kinds of eukaryotic cells. What are they? By what process is each cell made? 3. The production of new body cells serves a number of functions; what are they? 4. What are the two phases that make up the eukaryotic cell life cycle? Describe what happens to the cell in each phase. Describe what happens to the cell during each phase of mitosis. 5. DNA in a cell spends most of the time loosely organized with protein. What is DNA in this form called? During the early mitotic phase of the cell life cycle, the cell’s molecules of DNA condense into what form? 6. Where are chromosomes located in the cell? How many chromosomes do humans have?
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This note was uploaded on 07/05/2011 for the course BISC 102 taught by Professor Thibeault during the Spring '08 term at Ole Miss.

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Chapter 8 Study Qs - Chapter 8: Cell Reproduction 1. How do...

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