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1

The two types of cell division are called

Meiosis
Mitosis

2

Name the four phases of Mitosis

Prophase
Metaphase
Anaphase
Telophase

3

What is the reason for meiosis?

Sexual Reproduction in plants and animals

4

In animals, where does meiosis occur?

Sperm & egg production

5

How many pairs of chromosomes does a human have?

23

6

When tetrad pairs "cross over" this is also called

Synapsis

7

What is the benefit of this crossing over?

Ensures that offspring receive a different genetic make up than either of their parents

8

Mature tree is also called a sporophyte; T/F

TRUE

9

Strawberries use asexual reproduction; T/F

TRUE

10

A stamen is a male gametophyte; T/F

TRUE