Which of the following statements is NOT true of mitosis?
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?
Which of the four phases of mitosis occurs first?
Which of the four phases of mitosis is the longest?
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?
What are the two identical strands of a chromosome called?
During which phase of mitosis do the chromosomes complete their attachment to the spindle and line up in the middle of the cell?
Chromosomes are condensed and lined up in the middle of the cell during which part of mitosis?
During prophase, pairs of what serve as focal points for the growth of clusters of microtubules that spread out across the nucleus?
During which phase of mitosis can the chromatids first be seen under a light microscope?
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.
What is the phase of mitosis in which the microtubules shorten and the duplicated chromosomes separate from one another?
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?