BIOL 123 Review

BIOL 123 Review - Chapter 8 Questions for Review 1. What is...

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Chapter 8 Questions for Review 1. What is binary fission and what types of cells use this process for their reproduction? 3. What is the difference between chromatin and chromosomes? Why does the DNA condense (super-coil) prior to cell division? 4. What is asexual reproduction? How does it differ from binary fisson? How does it differ from sexual reproduction (meiosis)? 5. What are the stages in the cell cycle? What is happening in the cell during these stages? 6. What are the stages of M-Phase and what key events are happening in the cell during each of these stages (recall that an illustration and table might be useful here)? 7. How do we define mitosis and cytokinesis? Why is it more appropriate to say that a cell that undergoes cell division is going through both processes? 8. What is the outcome of mitosis and cytokinesis (# of cells, genetic composition, haploid or diploid?)? 9. What purposes does mitosis and cytokinesis serve (in other words, why do our cells do it)? 10. How does signal transduction relate to mitosis? 11. What are the properties of normal cells? Compare and contrast these properties with abnormal or cancerous cells. 12. There are three cell cycle checkpoints. Where in the cell cycle are these checkpoints
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This note was uploaded on 11/26/2011 for the course BIO 201 taught by Professor Hofkin during the Fall '06 term at New Mexico.

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BIOL 123 Review - Chapter 8 Questions for Review 1. What is...

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