Search words: Cell division, mitosis, meiosis, cell growth, asexual reproduction, sexual reproduction, chromosomes, the cell cycle, crossing over.
This unit test is on Mitosis and Meiosis (Cell Growth and Division). It consists of 82 questions of varying types: fill in the blank, multiple choice, matching and short answer. Please download my free preview to get a sample of the questions.
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Topics covered are:
1) Limits to Cell Growth: Why do cells divide? What happens if cells grow too large?
2) Cell Division - An Overview
3) Chromosomes During Eukaryotic Cell Division: Covers the terms: Mother cell, daughter cell, mitosis, cytokinesis, replication, sister chromatids, centromere.
4) The Cell Cycle: Covers the 5 phases of the cell cycle
5) Mitosis - Covers prophase, metaphase, anaphase, and telophase with excellent pictures.
7) The Importance of the Cell division Process
8) Regulation of the Cell Cycle
9) Sexual and Asexual Reproduction
10) Cell Division and Chromosome Number
11) Phases of Meiosis
12) Gamete Formation and Crossing Over
13) Comparison of Mitosis and Meiosis
This test was written with a typical biology I class in mind. It can easily be edited. Middle school teachers may simply want to delete a few of the more difficult questions. Honors teachers can easily include a few extra questions if needed. Your download will include both a pdf version of the test and a Word document.
All answers are included.
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