Meiosis And Mitosis: Question Preview (ID: 3883)

Below is a preview of the questions contained within the game titled MEIOSIS AND MITOSIS: Without Details Of Steps - Just Main Concepts .To play games using this data set, follow the directions below. Good luck and have fun. Enjoy! [print these questions]

Play games to reveal the correct answers. Click here to play a game and get the answers.

The product of meiosis is
a) 2 diploid cells
b) 4 diploid cells
c) 2 haploid cells
d) 4 haploid cells

What type of cells does meiosis make?
a) skin and bone
b) muscle and heart
c) sperm and egg
d) most types of cells

Where in the body does meiosis occur?
a) almost every cell in the body
b) ovaries and testes
c) only in the cells from the waist down
d) skin cells

What is the formula for fertilization?
a) 2n + 2n = 4n
b) 2n - n = n
c) n + n = 2n
d) 2n * 2n = 4n

What type of cells are produced in mitosis?
a) 2 cells, identical to the original
b) 4 cells, identical to the original
c) 2 cells, with half the chromosomes of the original
d) 4 cells, with half the chromosomes of the original

Why does mitosis occur?
a) to make sperm and egg
b) for growth and development
c) no one really knows
d) to make twins

If a cell undergoing meiosis is AaBB, which might be the genotype of the sperm cell it produces?
a) AaBB
b) aaBB
c) Ab
d) AB

The normal diploid cell of a Schmorgasbord has 70 chromosomes. How many does its egg cell have?
a) 280
b) 140
c) 70
d) 35

Why is crossing-over in meiosis important?
a) it looks cool
b) it reduces genetic variation
c) it increases genetic variation
d) it helps the genes to stick together

Two parents are Gg and Gg. How many possible genotypes are there if they have children?
a) 1
b) 2
c) 3
d) 4

Play Games with the Questions above at
To play games using the questions from the data set above, visit and enter game ID number: 3883 in the upper right hand corner at or simply click on the link above this text.

Log In
| Sign Up / Register