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Which statement best explains why meiosis produces haploid cells rather than diploid cells? A) Haploid cells join to form an organism that has half the number of chromosomes as the parent. B) Haploid cells join to form an organism that has a complete set of chromosomes. C) Haploid cells join to form an organism that has double the number of chromosomes as the parent. D) Haploid cells join to form an organism that is genetically identical to the parent.

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Peanut2

I think the correct answer from the choices listed above is option A. Meiosis produces haploid cells rather than diploid cells because haploid cells join to form an organism that has half the number of chromosomes as the parent. Hope this answers the question.

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