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If a chickken has 78 chromosomes in its somatic cells. How

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If a chickken has 78 chromosomes in its somatic cells. How many chromosomees did the chicken inherit from each parent? How may chromosomes are in each of the chickens gamete? How many Chromosomes will be in each somatic cell of the chicken, offspring?
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 5 years ago.
The chicken inherited 39 chromosomes from each parent

There are 78 chromosomes in each gamete

There will be 78 chromosomes in each somatic cell of the chicken's offspring.
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Customer: replied 5 years ago.
Do you know any website where I can read more about this topic I need to study for a test. Your answer is excelent, but I need more information just in case I have to write inclass essay questions. Thank you.
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 5 years ago.
Here's a link for you

http://www.biology-online.org/2/5_mendelian_genetics.htm