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IB Bio - Mitosis Quiz

Question 1 of 17

1

Mitosis is...

Select one of the following:

  • a form of nuclear cell division in which one nucleus divides to form four nuclei, each with the identical number of chromosomes.

  • a form of nuclear cell division in which one nucleus divides to form two nuclei, each with the identical number of chromosomes.

  • a form of nuclear cell division in which one nucleus divides to form eight nuclei, each with a different number of chromosomes.

  • a form of nuclear cell division in which one nucleus divides to form two nuclei, each with a different number of chromosomes.

Explanation

Question 2 of 17

1

What is the name of the cell the newly formed nuclei are enclosed in?

Select one of the following:

  • Daughter cell

  • Son cell

Explanation

Question 3 of 17

1

After mitosis, the genes located on each chromosome are the same.

Select one of the following:

  • True
  • False

Explanation

Question 4 of 17

1

What characteristic defines interphase?

Select one of the following:

  • The cell is rapidly dividing

  • The cell is slowly dividing

  • The cell is combusting

  • The cell is not dividing

Explanation

Question 5 of 17

1

What is the name given to the elongated mass of chromosomes in a cell during interphase?

Select one of the following:

  • Bromine

  • Chromatin

  • Chromosome

  • Proteasome

Explanation

Question 6 of 17

1

What cellular components are produced during interphase?

Select one or more of the following:

  • Enzymes

  • Cellular organelles

  • Spindle formation

Explanation

Question 7 of 17

1

What cellular components are produced during interphase?

Select one or more of the following:

  • Enzymes

  • Cellular organelles

  • Spindle formations

Explanation

Question 8 of 17

1

At the end of interphase and the start of prophase, what happens to the chromatin?

Select one of the following:

  • It starts to contract

  • It starts to divide

  • It starts to restrict

Explanation

Question 9 of 17

1

What is the name given to the point where two chromosomes are held together?

Select one of the following:

  • Spindle

  • Bundle

  • Centromere

  • Chromatin

Explanation

Question 10 of 17

1

What cellular organelles are made in the nucleolus?

Select one of the following:

  • Ribosomes

  • Chromosomes

  • Cytoplasm

Explanation

Question 11 of 17

1

What happens to the nucleolus during prophase?

Select one of the following:

  • It disappears

  • It starts to produce ribosomes

  • It starts to expand

Explanation

Question 12 of 17

1

What is the name given to the fibres that appear in the cytoplasm during prophase?

Select one of the following:

  • Spindle Fibres

  • Mitosis Fibres

  • Chromosome fibers

Explanation

Question 13 of 17

1

In metaphase, the nuclear membrane does not complete its breakdown.

Select one of the following:

  • True
  • False

Explanation

Question 14 of 17

1

What does the spindle fibre attach to during metaphase?

Select one of the following:

  • Other spindle fibres

  • The centromere

Explanation

Question 15 of 17

1

What happens to the chromosomes during metaphase?

Select one of the following:

  • They multiply four times

  • They condense to form chromatin

  • They line up along the equator of the cell

Explanation

Question 16 of 17

1

The spindle fibres start to contract during anaphase, what happens to the centromeres?

Select one of the following:

  • They stop dividing

  • They start to split

  • They start to expand

Explanation

Question 17 of 17

1

How many chromosomes are present in the cell during anaphase?

Select one of the following:

  • 2

  • 4

  • 6

  • 8

Explanation