Give two difference between a zygote and a foetus.





Fertilized egg formed by fusion of male and female gametes is called zygote

It is the stage of the embryo when all the body parts can be identified

It is a single cell

It contains millions of cells developed to form tissues and organs

It is beginning stage of formation of baby

It is a final stage when offspring(baby) is about to be born in a few months




  1. Class 8
  2. Chapter 9 Class 8 - Reproduction In Animals

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