Male & female gonads.

Asked by  | 9th Dec, 2012, 10:26: PM

Expert Answer:

Gonads are the organs that produce gametes. The male gonads are the testes and the female gonads are the ovaries.
Functions of testes:
i) It produces the male germ cells for reproduction
ii) It secretes the hormone testosterone.
Functions of ovaries:
i) It produces the female germ cells for reproduction
ii) It secretes the hormone oestrogen.

Answered by  | 10th Dec, 2012, 06:33: AM

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