Stages of Mitosis: Description & Sequence


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Organize these steps in the order in which they would occur during cell division.

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1. During this step, the nuclear membrane breaks down.

2. Chromosome de-condensation occurs during this step.

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

The quiz will ask you to identify various properties of the phases of chromosome segregation. Some questions, for instance, will name a property of a step and you will need to identify the correct step.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

You will be tested on the following topics:

  • Anaphase
  • Interphase
  • Metaphase
  • Prometaphase
  • Prophase
  • Telophase

Skills Practiced

The quiz will test you on the following skills:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related biology lesson
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding the phases of chromosome segregation and interpret it correctly
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding nuclear membranes

Additional Learning

For more, head over to the related lesson titled Mitosis II: Phases of Chromosome Segregation. This partner lesson will go over these objectives:

  • Understand the equatorial plate
  • Review the origin of the steps' names
  • Explore the process before mitosis
  • Clarify the components of mitosis