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Unformatted text preview: the species through sexual reproduction. 4. Yes sexual in that it produces gametes 5. Four 6. One-half that of the mother cell: daughter cells have been reduced from diploid to haploid (2n to n) 7. Gametes (sperm and eggs) used for sexual reproduction. 8. Synapsis, crossing over, independent assortment and segregation, all important meiotic events. 9. Normally, yes, mainly due to synapsis, crossing over, and independent assortment. For each of the following, choose the answer from the list on the right 1. Diploid cell produces haploid cell 2. Crossing over occurs 3. Occurs in ovaries and testies 4. Homologous chromosomes separate 5. Sister Chromatids separate 6. Process involves two divisions of the nucleus 7. Process only involves one division of the nucleus 8. Produces identical daughter cells A. Mitosis only B. Meiosis only C. Both D. Neither...
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