Flashcards in Chapter 10: Meiosis and Sexual Reproduction Deck (5):
chromatids of homologous chromosomes physically exchange segments
sites where crossing-over has occurred are marked by thickened spots
crossovers or chiasmata
stages of Meiosis I?
prophase I, prometaphase I, metaphase I, anaphase I, Telophase, interkinesis
single spindle of the first meiotic division disassembles and microtubules reassemble into two new spindles for the second division