This is an interactive Shockwave tutorial that takes the students through the
stages of meiosis, concentrating on what happens to the chromosomes.This interactive simulation goes through the process of meiosis using two pairs
of homologous chromosomes. There is text included to explain each step, and the
user has control of how much time is spent with each step. The animation includes two multiple choice questions at the end to test student
comprehension. The tutorial is designed to be used by the student on their own
using a web browser and the Shockwave plug-in.