Problem: Independent assortment occurs when pairs of homologous chromosomes line up at the equator during metaphase of:A. meiosis IIB. mitosis IIC. mitosis ID. meiosis IE. It is not during metaphase

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Independent assortment is the sorting of chromosome homologs into their respective daughter cells. It is considered independent as each pair of homologous chromosome does not influence the others during meiosis.

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Independent assortment occurs when pairs of homologous chromosomes line up at the equator during metaphase of:

A. meiosis II

B. mitosis II

C. mitosis I

D. meiosis I

E. It is not during metaphase