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Chromosomes and Karyotypes

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  • Q1
    Which of the following is the best description for a chromosome?
    DNA condensed into visible structures
    loose DNA in the nucleus
    DNA tightly coiled around proteins
    30s
  • Q2
    When are chromosomes visible?
    during mitosis
    during cell division
    during meiosis
    during metaphase
    30s
  • Q3
    What is nondisjuction?
    failure of homologous chromosomes or sister chromatids to separate
    getting an extra chromosome during meiosis I
    not having enough chromosomes
    getting an extra chromosome during meiosis II
    30s
  • Q4
    What type of chromosome abnormality is this?
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    Turner Syndrome
    none, it's normal
    Klinefelter Syndrome
    Down Syndrome
    30s
  • Q5
    What type of chromosome abnormality is this?
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    none, it's normal
    Klinefelter Syndrome
    Down Syndrome
    Turner Syndrome
    30s
  • Q6
    What type of chromosome abnormality is this?
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    None, its normal
    Down Syndrome
    Klinefelter Syndrome
    Turner Syndrome
    30s
  • Q7
    What type of chromosome abnormality is this?
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    None, it's normal
    Down Syndrome
    Turner Syndrome
    Klinefelter Syndrome
    30s
  • Q8
    In a karyotype, a male has _______ and a female has ______
    XX, XY
    XY, XY
    XY, XX
    XX, XX
    30s
  • Q9
    What causes a cell to have too few or too many chromosomes?
    nondisjunction during meiosis
    nondisjunction during mitosis
    cell division
    cancer during mitosis
    30s

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