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Which statement about zygote that forms by fertilization is correct? A. The zygote has a full set of chromosomes, half from each parent. B. The zygote has half the full set of chromosomes from one parent. C. The zygote has two full sets of chromosomes, one set from each parent. D. The zygote has half the full set of chromosomes, one-fourth from each parent.

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When fertilization occurs, a zygote is produced. It involves the joining of two haploid cells to form a new cell. This new cell contains a full set of chromosomes, half from each parent.

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