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Follow the path of sperm from their beginning to their excretion by putting the following in...

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Follow the path of sperm from their beginning to their excretion by putting the following in order:

1. Straight Tubules

2. Efferent Tubules

3. Rete Testis

4. Seminiferous Tubules

5. Vas Deferens

6. Prostatic Urethra

7. Ejaculatory Duct

8. Ductus Epididymis

9. Prostate Gland

10. Membranous Urethra

11. Spongy Urethra

Sperm

The sperm are the male reproductive gamete. They are shaped with a pointed round head with a tail that is used for locomotion and allows the sperm to 'swim' to the egg of a female in reproduction. Only one sperm is able to fertilize an egg through thousands are released in an ejaculation. If a sperm is successfully able to fertilize an egg then a pregnancy will likely result.

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