Variations Produced by Meiosis
By: Shelby Graff
The random assortment of homologous chromosomes that occurs during meiosis.
The exchange of genetic material that occurs between homologous chromosomes during the beginning of meiosis.
The joining of egg and sperm (both haploid) to produce a diploid zygote.
A change in the order of nitrogen bases in a cell’s DNA that results in different genetic sequences.
An alteration in which homologous chromosomes fail to separate normally during meiosis