Meiosis-Internet Lesson

What holds copies of chromosomes together?
Centromere
When does DNA replication take place?
Interphase
What are the two cell divisions of Meiosis called?
Meiosis 1 and Meiosis 2
Where do centromeres migrate to?
Opposite poles of the cell
What is the pairing of homologous chromosomes called?
Synapsis
What is the crossing over of points on a chromosome called?
Chiasmata
What is a short interphase period after telophase called?
Interkinesis
When does DNA replication occur in Meiosis?
Befor Meiosis 1 only
When does crossing over occur?
Prophase 1
In what phase do chromosomes line up along the equator?
Metaphase 1
During what phase does the nuclear membrane form around the chromosomes?
Telophase 2
Meiosis, Mitosis, or both?
Two cell divisions
Meiosis
Meiosis, Mitosis, or both?
Centrioles appear
Both
Meiosis, Mitosis, or both?
Chromosomes pair up
Both
Meiosis, Mitosis, or both?
Spindle fibers form
Both
Meiosis, Mitosis, or both?
Cytokinesis
Both
Meiosis, Mitosis, or both?
Four daughter cells
Meiosis