Science Quiz / Cell Basics, DNA, and Cell Division

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The part of the cell cycle where the nucleus divides
What are the 3 reasons that cells divide?
An organelle that makes sugars for a plant
Who discovered the structure of DNA?
In this phase, the nuclear membrane disappears. DNA condenses.
According to the base-pair rule, guanine always bonds with ______.
The process where oxygen and sugar are turned into energy.
The process where molecules move from high concentration to low concentration.
A cell with a true membrane-bound nucleus
Organelles that break down sugar into energy.
The diffusion of water is called ________.
The normal sequence of development and division of a cell.
The process where plants use light to turn CO2 and water into glucose.
This is a term for the division of cytoplasm.
In this phase, the cell becomes two new cells and nuclear membranes reform.
In this phase, the cell is functioning normally. DNA copies at the end.
These are held together by a centromere.
Control center of the cell; DNA is found here!
The process of heating food to kill bacteria.
This person discovered that bacteria causes food to spoil.
According to the base pair rule, adenine always bonds with ______.
This person discovered and named cells.
Structures of DNA wrapped around proteins
In this phase, chromosomes line up in the middle of the cell.
The basic unit of life
In this phase, chromatids of each chromosome separate and go to opposite ends of the cell.
The process where organisms without mitochondria get energy.
A ______ organism is made of two or more cells

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