- 13.3.1: make connections Compare the chromosomes in a cell at metaphase of ...
- 13.3.2: After the synaptonemal complex disappears, how would the two homolo...
Solutions for Chapter 13.3: Meiosis reduces the number of chromosome sets from diploid to haploid
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See Intermediate composition.
A well in which the water rises above the level where it was initially encountered.
A slow motion of Earth’s axis that traces out a cone over a period of 26,000 years.
Sediment that is carried by a stream along the bottom of its channel.
The formation and growth of a crystalline solid from a liquid or gas.
A layer of coarse pebbles and gravel created when wind removed the finer material.
A substance that cannot be decomposed into simpler substances by ordinary chemical or physical means.
A short-focal-length lens used to enlarge the image in a telescope. The lens nearest the eye.
A layer of water in which there is a high rate of change in salinity in the vertical dimension.
Forming where glacial ice flows into bays, it is a large, relatively flat mass of floating ice that extends seaward from the coast but remains attached to the land along one or more sides.
Igneous activity that occurs within a tectonic plate away from plate boundaries.
See Volcanic island arc.
A fracture in rock along which there has been no movement.
A region outside the orbit of Neptune where most short-period comets are thought to originate.
A front formed when a cold front overtakes a warm front. It marks the beginning of the end of a middle-latitude cyclone.
An imaginary volume of air enclosed in a thin elastic cover. Typically it is considered to be a few hundred cubic meters in volume and is assumed to act independently of the surrounding air.
A combination of mineral and organic matter, water, and air; that portion of the regolith that supports plant growth.
The O, A, and B horizons in a soil profile. Living roots and other plant and animal life are largely confined to this zone.
A flattened, rotating galaxy with pinwheel-like arms of interstellar material and young stars winding out from its nucleus.
The conversion of a solid directly to a gas without passing through the liquid state.