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Meiosis I

View the animation below, then complete the quiz to test your knowledge of the concept.






1Which of the following events occur during prophase I?
A)breakdown of nuclear envelope
B)condensation of chromosomes
C)movement of centrosomes
D)A and B
E)A, B and C



2How many bivalents are formed in a cell with 20 chromosomes at the beginning of meiosis I?
A)1
B)5
C)10
D)20
E)40



3Which of the following events occur during anaphase I?
A)separation of homologous chromosomes
B)formation of synaptonemal complex
C)lengthening of kinetochore microtubules
D)A and B
E)A, B and C



4At the end of meiosis I, there are two haploid cells, each with two sister chromatids per chromosome.
A)True
B)False



5The period between meiosis I and II is termed interkinesis.
A)True
B)False







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