Meiosis II: Definition, Stages & Comparison to Meiosis I


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Which of the following meiosis II events are correctly ordered?

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Which of the following events occur during prophase II?

I. Kinetochores assemble on each tetrad

II. Chromosome condensation

III. Spindle apparatus assembly


Chromatids can be found in which of the following types of cell division?

I. Mitosis

II. Meiosis I

III. Meiosis II

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Equational cell division, known as meiosis II, is another dense topic to discuss, and this quiz/worksheet combo will help you test your understanding of it. The quiz questions will test you on the phases that make up equational cell division, the events that occur during each phase, and the correct order of phases in cell division.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In these assessments, you'll be tested on:

  • The correct order of phases in meiosis II
  • The events that occur in particular phases of meiosis II
  • Where chromatids show up in cell division
  • The differences and similarities between mitosis, meiosis I, and meiosis II

Skills Practiced

This quiz and worksheet will allow you to test your skills in the following areas:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information on equational cell division from the related lesson
  • Critical thinking - apply relevant concepts to examine information about mitosis and meiosis I and II in a different light
  • Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately define main phrases, such as the separate stages of equational cell division
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about cell division

Additional Learning

You should also use the related lesson to shore up your knowledge of this complex topic. The lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Define meiosis II
  • Differentiate between meiosis I and meiosis II
  • Describe and understand the five phases of meiosis II
  • Understand the structures involved in the phases of meiosis II