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Why homologous chromosomes exhibit the same banding pattern when stained?

Option: 1

Because they contain the different type of gene loci.

Option: 2

Because they contain the multiple type of gene loci.

Option: 3

Because they contain the same type of gene loci.


Option: 4

Both b and c

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Homologous chromosomes share the same structural characteristics: the same size, banding patterns, and centromere placements The same genes at the same loci (although the genes are the same, the alleles may differ). Hence option 3 is correct.


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