Biology 2010 Student Edition

Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 9780133669510
ISBN 13: 978-0-13366-951-0

Chapter 11, Introduction to Genetics - Standardized Prep Test - Page 335: 1



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The process of meiosis halves the number of chromosomes of the original parent cell. The original cell has a diploid number, represented as $2n$. The daughter cells have half this number, which is also called the haploid number, represented as $n$.
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