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Chromosomes that are the same size, shape, and carry the same genes are called
a) autosomes
b) sex chromosomes
c) chromatids
d) homologous chromosomes

The center of a chromosome where spindle fibers attach during metaphase is called the
a) chromatid
b) tetrad
c) centromere
d) synapsis

A group of two homologous chromosomes during meiosis is known as
a) tetrad
b) centromere
c) polar bodies
d) gamete

Genetic recombination occurs during _______________.
a) anaphase I
b) prophase I
c) anaphase II
d) prophase II

Meiosis I produces _____________ cells.
a) 2 diploid cells
b) 4 haploid cells
c) 2 haploid cells
d) 4 diploid cells

The phase of mitosis where chromosomes move to the equator of the cell is called ___________.
a) anaphase
b) telophase
c) metaphase
d) interphase

In a normal diploid cell, _____ chromosomes are autosomes.
a) 23
b) 46
c) 44
d) 2

Another name for a sex cell is _________.
a) gamete
b) autostome
c) diploid
d) ovum

A normal human diploid cell has _____ chromosomes.
a) 23
b) 8
c) 16
d) 46

DNA is able to fit inside the nucleus of a cell by help of
a) nonhistones
b) histones
c) centromeres
d) chromatids

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