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In a particular dihybrid the two genes of interest, “A” and “B,” are located on different chromosomes. Which of the following diagrams does not represent a stage of meiosis in this organism? (Note: For each answer only some chromatids may be represented.)

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 Given : In a particular dihybrid the two genes of interest, “A” and “B,” are located on different chromosomes. Meiosis is a reductional division where diploid cells are converted into haploid cells. It consists of meiosis I and II. Now, meiosis I can be divided into phases namely,  prophase I, metaphase I, anaphase I,  telophase I and meiosis II can be divided into prophase II, metaphase II, anaphase II and telophase II.

 

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Figure B does not represent a stage of meiosis for the alleles A and B because the figure shows independent assortment for alle...

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