Gametes: Definition, Formation & Fusion

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Gametes fuse together during _____.

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1. Which of the following is TRUE regarding gametes.

2. Individual gametes are _____ cells and when fused together form a _____ cell.

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz/worksheet combo will help check your understanding of the lesson on gametes and how they come to be. Some terms you will need to be familiar with to pass the quiz include sexual reproduction and male/female gametes.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use these assessment tools to check your understanding of:

  • Gamete fusion
  • Male and female gametes
  • Fertilization in animals

Skills Practiced

  • Critical thinking - apply relevant concepts to examine information about gametes in a different light
  • Problem solving - use acquired knowledge to solve fusion practice problems
  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related gamete formation lesson

Additional Learning

To learn more about gametes, review the corresponding lesson Gametes: Definition, Formation & Fusion. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Identify the process of meiosis in animals
  • Examine properties of gametes
  • Determine how gametes form
  • Learn how sexual reproduction takes place
  • Define internal fertilization
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