Anaphase: Definition & Concept


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During anaphase _____.

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1. Which is the correct order of stages to complete nuclear division?

2. Kinetochores _____.

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and worksheet combo will help solidify your knowledge of anaphase and its specific stages. You'll be tested on the purpose of the anaphase stage and why it's an important stage in cell division.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

These learning assessments will help you review:

  • The stages of anaphase
  • Kinetochores
  • Nondisjunction
  • Separation of chromosomes

Skills Practiced

The quiz and worksheet will test you on the following skills:

  • Defining key concepts - know the correct terminology for the different structures and processes of anaphase
  • Making connections - understand how the anaphase stage affects the remainder of the cell division process
  • Reading comprehension - make sure you understand and apply the most important information from the accompanying lessons on cell division

Additional Learning

To learn more about this process, watch the accompanying lesson on Anaphase. The lesson covers the following concepts:

  • Know the cell division stages leading up to anaphase
  • Understand what happens if nondisjunction occurs during anaphase
  • Learn the primary purpose of the anaphase stage
  • See visual representations of the cell division process