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Embyro

Develops a form of zygote

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How many body cells do human have

46 chromosomes

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Diploid

2 sets of chromosomes

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Haploid

1 set of chromosomes

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Process of meoisis produce gametes with ___________ as body cells

1/2 the number of chromosomes (23 from each parent)

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Sexual reproduction

Requires 2 parents and increases genetic diversity.

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Gametes

Sperm from males and eggs from the females

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Homologous chromosomes

Matching chromosomes

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Zygote

New diploid cell formed by process of fertilization.

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Meosis 1

Starts with a diploid cell and ends with 2 haploid cells.

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Meosis 2

Starts with a diploid cell and ends with 4 haploid cells