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chapter 6

sexual reproduction a type of reproduction in which the genetic materials from two different cells combine,producing an offspring
egg female sex cell
sperm male sex cell
fertilization an egg cell and a sperm cell join together
zygote new cell formed from fertilization
diploid cells that have pairs of chromosomes
homologous chromosomes pairs of chromosomes that have genes for the same traits are arranged in the same order
haploid cells that have only one chromosome from each pair
meiosis one diploid cell divides and makes four haploid
asexual reproduction one parent organism produces off-spring without meiosis and fertilization
fission cell division in prokaryotes that forms two identical cells
budding a new organism grows by mitosis and cell division on the body of its parent
regeneration occurs when an offspring grows from a piece of its parent
vegetative reproduction which offspring grow from apart of a parent plant
cloning preformed in a laboratory that produces identical individuals from a cell or from a cluster of cells taken from a multicellular organism
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