FTCE Biology: Cell Cycle & Division Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. A diploid cell which has one copy of chromosome 16 would be _____.

Question 2 2. Which of the following is NOT a characteristic of stem cells?

Question 3 3.

A chromosome consists of two chromatids for AT LEAST part of this step EXCEPT:

I. G1

II. G2

III. M Phase

Question 4 4. Two aberrant cells are found in the dividing skin tissue of an otherwise normal human. One cell has only one copy of chromosome 16, while the other has three copies. The cause of these aberrant cells is most likely due to _____.

Question 5 5. The egg cell of a rabbit, which is a diploid organism, has 22 chromosomes. How many chromosomes can be found in a rabbit's neuron cell?

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Question 6 6. Which of the following statements is TRUE?

Question 7 7. Why are adult stem cells useful?

Question 8 8. ____ reproduction is a form of reproduction from a single parent based on ____.

Question 9 9. How many chromosomes can be lost before it is considered a lethal event?

Question 10 10. Otherwise known as one of two copies of a replicated chromosome

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Question 11 11. Which of the following is NOT true about multipotent stem cells?

Question 12 12.

Which of the following is an example of aneuploidy?

I. A haploid cell with one copy of chromosome 21

II. A diploid cell with three copies of chromosome 21

III. A diploid cell with four copies of the X chromosome

Question 13 13. ____ reproduction is a form of reproduction in which offspring are produced from the union of ____ from two genetically different parents.

Question 14 14.

Which of the following statements about gametes are true?

I. In sexual reproduction, each parent provides genetic material for the formation of a gamete cell.

II. Gametes are produced by mitosis.

III. If a sexually reproducing organism is diploid, the gametes are haploid.

Question 15 15. Which of the following statements about asexual reproduction is NOT true?

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Question 16 16. If the diploid chromosome count in humans is 46, how many pairs of homologous chromosomes are there?

Question 17 17. Where are pluripotent stem cells located?

Question 18 18. Where do totipotent stem cells occur?

Question 19 19. Which of the following characteristics is unique to meiosis?

Question 20 20. A picture in which all of the homologous chromosomes of an organism have been stained and organized is called a(n):

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Question 21 21. At conception, your mother contributed a gene that encoded for the sickle hemoglobin (hemoglobin S), while your father contributed the same gene that encoded for normal hemoglobin (hemoglobin A). Which of the following denotes the DNA structures which carry these variants?

Question 22 22. All of the following occur during interphase EXCEPT:

Question 23 23.

Place the following steps in the cell cycle into the order in which they occur.

I. G1

II. G2

III. S phase

IV. M phase

Question 24 24. The process in which the duplicated DNA of a diploid cell is separated into two daughter cells is called:

Question 25 25. Sickle cell anemia results from a mutation in the hemoglobin gene on both homologous chromosomes. At conception, which of the following is a plausible explanation for why some people with this mutation might not be at risk of developing sickle cell anemia?

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Question 26 26. During animal cell division, actin filaments organize into the _____.

Question 27 27.

Which of the following structures does NOT participate in the cell division of a sunflower cell?

I. Contractile ring

II. Cell plate

III. Vesicle

Question 28 28. Segregation of ribosomes in cell division occurs during _____.

FTCE Biology: Cell Cycle & Division Chapter Exam Instructions

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