Meiosis Questions

On a separate sheet of paper answer these questions in complete sentences.

  1. Compare and contrast mitosis and meiosis.
  2. Describe the three forms of genetic variation that arise through meiosis.
  3. Describe two chromosome abnormalities that can arise during meiosis.
  4. Describe what a karyotype is and how it could be used to identify the chromosome abnormalities described above.