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MCAS QUESTION OF THE DAY:

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2017 February Biology, Biology - High School
Download PDF Document Question 40 - Multiple-Choice

Reporting Category: Biochemistry and Cell Biology
Standard: 2.7 - Describe how the process of meiosis results in the formation of haploid cells. Explain the importance of this process in sexual reproduction, and how gametes form diploid zygotes in the process of fertilization.

 
In a certain species of bat, females normally produce sex cells containing 22 chromosomes. After successful fertilization, how many chromosomes should be present in the zygote?
 
 
 

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Last Updated: May 16, 2018
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