A. It is a period of active division.
B. It is a process that is part of the cell cycle.
C. During the process, the nucleus of the cell does not undergo any change.
D. It has four phases.

During which phase of the cell cycle is the cytoplasm and its contents divided to form two new daughter cells?

A. cytokinesis
B. metaphase
C. interphase
D. mitosis

Which of the four phases of mitosis occurs first?

A. Metaphase
B. Prophase
C. Telophase
D. Anaphase

Which of the four phases of mitosis is the longest?

A. Prophase
B. Metaphase
C. Anaphase
D. Telophase

What are the two independent cells called which result from cell division?

A. eukaryotic cells
B. prokaryotic cells
C. divided cells
D. daughter cells

What is the area called where the chromatids are attached to each other?

A. Spindle
B. Chromatin
C. Centromere
D. Microtubule

What are the two identical strands of a chromosome called?

A. centromeres
B. centrioles
C. spindles
D. chromatids

During which phase of mitosis do the chromosomes complete their attachment to the spindle and line up in the middle of the cell?

A. Prophase
B. Metaphase
C. Anaphase
D. Telophase

Chromosomes are condensed and lined up in the middle of the cell during which part of mitosis?

A. interphase.
B. cytokinesis.
C. meiosis.
D. metaphase.

During prophase, pairs of what serve as focal points for the growth of clusters of microtubules that spread out across the nucleus?

A. centromeres
B. chromosomes
C. centrioles
D. chromatids

During which phase of mitosis can the chromatids first be seen under a light microscope?

A. prophase
B. metaphase
C. anaphase

During mitosis, the nucleus of the cell divides into two nuclei. After this division, the new nuclei contain the same number and kinds of _________ as the parent cell.

A. cells
B. ribosomes
C. RNA
D. chromosomes

What is the phase of mitosis in which the microtubules shorten and the duplicated chromosomes separate from one another?

A. Prophase
B. Metaphase
C. Anaphase
D. Telophase

What are the four phases of mitosis?

A. prophase, megaphase, interphase, and telophase
B. chromophase, metaphase, interphase, and tetraphase
C. prophase, metaphase, anaphase, and telophase
D. chromophase, megaphase, anaphase, and telophase

Which of the following does NOT occur during mitosis?

A. interphase
B. prophase
C. anaphase
D. telophase