1.4 The Process of Meiosis


Activity 1.4

1.1 Rearrange the pieces to their correct position to complete the puzzle.

1.2 Provide a caption for your puzzle

1.3 Label all the phases on the puzzle

1.4 Fill in the following labels of structures/processes found in your puzzle:

  • Centriole
  • Spindle fibres
  • Centrosome
  • Homologous chromosomes
  • Chiasma
  • Crossing over
  • Chromatid
  • Daughter chromosomes

1.5 At which phase do the cells formed become haploid?

1.6 Give one reason for your answer to QUESTION 1.5

1.7 From the puzzle, state how many chromosomes occur in one cell in…

  • The first stage of meiosis
  • The last stage of meiosis