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1

Unicellular organisms proliferate by ___ reproduction, in which a preexisting cell divides to produce two new cells.

Asexual

2

Which of the following best describes the male and female gametes of animals?

H

3

What is chromatin?

A complex between DNA and proteins that is found in eukaryotic cells

4

The structures within all living cells that contain the genetic material are called ___

Chromosomes

5

The uncondensed complex between DNA and proteins in a eukaryotic cell is called ___

Chromatin

6

Chromosomes are best defined as ..

The structures within living cells that contain the genetic material

7

The ___ of a prokaryotic cell is the region of cytoplasm that contains the chromosome

Nucleoid

8

The ___ of a eukaryotic is the organelle that contains most of the genetic material found in the cell.

Nucleus

9

Organisms, such as protists and fungi, that have a true nucleus are called ___

Eukaryotes

10

In eukaryotes, ___ are membrane-bound structures that have specific functions

Organelles