Asked Dec 8, 2019

Which of the following statements are true?

A) Fertilization typically occurs in the uterus.

B) During the menstrual cycle typically two eggs are released during ovulation.

C) None of the above choices are true.


Expert Answer

Step 1

Fertilization is the process in which the fusion of two gametes takes place to form a new cell that contains genetic material obtained from both parents. Fertilization restores the diploid number (2n) of chromosomes in the resultant cell, determines the sex of the organism, and begins cleavage.

Step 2

Fertilization typically occurs in the ampulla of fallopian tubes, which connect the ovaries to the uterus. Fertilization occurs when a sperm cell successfully reaches an egg cell in the fall...


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