cell question?

Within each somatic (body) cell of normal human being, you can find:


a.46 chromosomes


b.23 pairs of chromosomes


c.one pair of sex chromosomes


d.ALL of the choices (a-c) are correct


e.both a and c are correct, but b is incorrect

7 Answers

  • 2 months ago

    the answer is D, because a somatic body cell has 23 pairs of chromosomes which equals 46 chromosomes overall. Plus the cell get one sex chromosome from each parent.

  • Anonymous
    2 months ago

    D is the answer

  • 2 months ago

    d.ALL of the choices (a-c) are correct

    See hcbiochem's answer.  He got it right.

  • 2 months ago

    "one pair of sex chromosomes" is normally understood to be either XX or XY, and so this statement is true. Both a and b are true, again with the understanding that XX and XY constitute a pair. 

    So, "d.ALL of the choices (a-c) are correct" is the correct answer.

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  • 2 months ago

    The answer is B

  • Zirp
    Lv 7
    2 months ago

    [d] all are correct, except that sexe should be written in 4 letters here

  • Not
    Lv 5
    2 months ago

    e) because women have 2 X-chromosomes.

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