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2PRE-LAB EXERCISESA. Watch the video for Module 47.1 Reproductive System Overview and answer the followingquestions.SpermEgg1. What is the purpose of the reproductive system?2. What are the purposes of the three categories of organs of the reproductive system?3. When the male and female sex cells unite they form a ______________________________, which developsinto an ______________________________ and later into a ______________________________.The events thatoccur after an embryo implants in the uterus are called ______________________________.
3IN-LAB EXERCISESUse the following modules in Visible Body’s Anatomy & Physiology app to guide your exploration of thereproductive system. You can manipulate the images to see different views and isolate each structure. Besure to select the book icon under the structure name to read information specific to that structure.As you explore the modules, locate the organs and related structures on any charts, models, or specimensavailable.You are responsible for the identification of allbolded terms.
4A. Go to Module 50.1 Gametes to Zygote.This diagram shows the two sex cells on the left,spermandoocyte, before fertilization, and the fertilizedegg, orzygote, on the right. The oocyte has gone through one round of meiosis and is now called asecondary oocyte.Note that they are not drawn to scale. The appropriate size of the sperm compared to the egg is illustrated bythe two nonfertilizing sperm cells still attached to the zygote. Only one sperm enters the oocyte to fertilize itand the rest remain outside.Genetic information is carried in chromosomes.1. How many chromosomes are found in sperm and eggs?2. Name the three parts of sperm cells.3. Which part of the sperm contains the chromosomes (contained within the nucleus)?

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Zygote, Embryo, Uterus

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