Meiosis. Homologous Chromosomes. Homologous chromosomes : pairs of chromosomes with genes for the same traits, but they can have different information about those traits. ½ the chromosomes in a cell come from Mom, ½ the chromosomes in a cell come from Dad. The Homolog’s. Humans.
-Diploid means that a cell has bothhomologs for each chromosome
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2N = 4
N = Number of Chromosomes