Types of Cell Division


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Which type of cell division creates sperm or egg cells?

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1. Which method of cell division creates what are sometimes called daughter cells?

2. Bacteria use which type of cell division?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

If you want to see whether or not you have a firm grasp on the topic of cell division, this quiz will help you do so by having you answer a couple of multiple choice questions. To ace the quiz you will have to know about daughter cells, sperm and egg cells, and even bacterial cell division.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

The assessment will gauge your understanding of the following:

  • Creation of sperm and egg cells from cell division
  • Creation of daughter cells as a result of cell division
  • Bacterial cell division
  • Tightly wound DNA segments
  • Skin cell division in humans

Skills Practiced

This assessment will help you practice the following skills:

  • Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately define main phrases such as sperm, egg, and daughter cells.
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the different types of cell division and how they function
  • Distinguishing differences - compare and contrast topics from the lesson such as the difference between the types of cell division and their distinctive products
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge of cell division to answer questions about how it works in different organisms and some aspects of its functionality

Additional Learning

To see even more information about this topic, read through this quiz's associated lesson called Types of Cell Division. The lesson will go over the following material:

  • Mitosis, meiosis, and binary fission
  • Diagram of how mitosis progresses
  • Schematic of the steps in meiosis
  • Explanation of binary fission