If a germ cell in a female gonad and a germ cell in a male gonad begin undergoing meiosis simultaneously, what will be the ratio of ova and sperm produced? |
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a) |
1:1 |
b) |
1:2 |
c) |
1:4 |
d) |
2:1 |

If a germ cell in a female gonad and a germ cell in a male gonad begin undergoing meiosis simultaneously, what will be the ratio of ova and sperm produced? |
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a) |
1:1 |
b) |
1:2 |
c) |
1:4 |
d) |
2:1 |

1 Answer

127 votes

**(c)**

One ovum is produced from one germ cell of female gonad, whereas four sperms are produced from one germ cell of male gonad. Thus, the ratio of ova and sperms will be 1 : 4.

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