Which cell would contain a single copy of each of the human body's 23 chromosomes?

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Which cell would contain a single copy of each of the human body's 23 chromosomes?

Structures For Genetic Information:

Chromosomes are the structures inside the nucleus of every cell that contains the genetic information for that living organism. Humans have 23 pairs of chromosomes, for a total of 46. Chromosomes are passed down from parent to offspring during reproduction.

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The cells that would contain a single copy of each of the human body's 23 chromosomes are the sex, or reproductive cells, which are called gametes. In...

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Gametes: Definition, Formation & Fusion

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