Prometaphase: Definition & Concept


Choose an answer and hit 'next'. You will receive your score and answers at the end.

question 1 of 3

When does prometaphase occur:

Create Your Account To Take This Quiz

As a member, you'll also get unlimited access to over 79,000 lessons in math, English, science, history, and more. Plus, get practice tests, quizzes, and personalized coaching to help you succeed.

Try it risk-free
Try it risk-free for 30 days. Cancel anytime
Already registered? Log in here for access

1. When does prometaphase begin?

2. When does prometaphase end?

Create your account to access this entire worksheet
A Premium account gives you access to all lesson, practice exams, quizzes & worksheets
Access to all video lessons
Quizzes, practice exams & worksheets
Certificate of Completion
Access to instructors
Create an account to get started Create Account

About This Quiz & Worksheet

Focusing on the second stage of mitosis, this quiz and corresponding worksheet will help you gauge your knowledge of the prometaphase. Topics covered include the purpose of the prometaphase and the steps in the cell cycle.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use this printable worksheet and quiz to review the following:

  • Purpose of the prometaphase
  • Identification of the prometaphase
  • Correct order of the steps in a cell cycle
  • Processes that involve mitosis

Skills Practiced

  • Interpreting information - verify you can read information regarding mitosis and interpret it correctly
  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related biology lesson
  • Knowledge application - use what you've learned to identify prometaphase in provided images

Additional Learning

To learn more, review the corresponding lesson titled Prometaphase: Definition & Concept. This lesson will help you:

  • Explain what happens to the nuclear membrane during this stage
  • Identify how the mitotic spindle is completed
  • Describe where the sister chromatids begin to move
  • Appreciate the life cycle of the cell