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Runners - an exact copy is produced from one parent plant

Asexual

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Fission - one cell divides into 2 cells.

Asexual

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Budding - a new offspring formed directly from the plant.

Asexual

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Cloning - the production of organisms that are genetically identical to others.

Asexual

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Cuttings - a type of vegetative propagation that produces identical offspring.

Asexual

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External fertilization - egg and sperm are united outside of the mother.

Sexual

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Internal fertilization - results in the union of egg and sperm inside of the mother.

Sexual

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Artificial insemination - a method of fertilizing an egg using sperm from a male that is not present.

Sexual

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Self-pollination - the fertilization of an egg of a plant by its own pollen.

Sexual

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Cross-pollination - pollen from one plant is used to fertilize the female part of another plant.

Sexual

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Conjugation - two similar unicellular organisms fuse, exchange nuclear materials, and then break apart.

Sexual

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Hermaphrodism - existence of reproductive organs of both sexes in the same individual.

Sexual

13

Which type of reproduction happens more quickly?

Asexual

14

Which type of reproduction saves energy?

Asexual

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Which type of reproduction uses energy?

Sexual

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Which type of reproduction takes more time to happen?

Sexual

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Which type of reproduction grows population more quickly?

Asexual

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Which type of reproduction grows population slowly?

Sexual

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Which type of reproduction is most likely to get completely wiped out?

Asexual

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Regeneration - when a new structure or organism is regrown or repaired.

Asexual