In tobacco plant, the male gametes have 24 chromosomes.State the number of chromosomesw in endosperm and leaf cell.

Asked by  | 28th Mar, 2013, 06:14: PM

Expert Answer:

Number of chromosomes in Endosperm will be 72 as endosperm is formed after fusion of one sperm nucleus with two egg nucleus. 
Number of chromosomes in leaf cell will be 48 because leaf cells are diploid.

Answered by Meghna Thapar | 3rd Apr, 2013, 11:38: AM

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