diploid/haploid

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diploid/haploid

Post by jen » Sun Jul 24, 2005 4:38 am

hey
i was just wonderin if someone could help me out.(its not in my text book and cant find it anywhere :( )
zygote-haploid/diploid?
pollen-haploid/diploid?
seed-haploid/diploid?
embryo-haploid/diploid?
thanks heaps!
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Post by opuntia » Sun Jul 24, 2005 4:52 am

Here are some hints:
diploid-one set of chromosomes(n) and germ cells have haploid no.of chromosomes.
haploid-two sets of chromosomes(2n) and body cells have diploid no. of chromosomes.
Hope this helps.
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haploid/diploid

Post by jen » Sun Jul 24, 2005 5:55 am

thanks so much for helpin me out! really appreciate it

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