the joining of an egg with a sperm
Fertilization
Female reproductive cell
Egg
Male reproductive cell
Sperm
Responsible for releasing egg cells
Ovaries
Carry egg cells to the Uterus from the ovaries
Fallopiantubes
Shelters and Nourishes the developing child
Uterus
Muscular passageway that leads from the uterus to the outside of the body
Vagina
Opening at the bottom of the uterus
Cervix
External male reproductive organ
Penis
Glands that produce sperm and hormones.
Testes
Pouch containing the testes
Scrotum
Tube that carries urine and sperm out of the body
Urethra
developing organism from fertilization to about 8th week until birth
Embryo
developing organism from end of the 8th week until birth
Fetus
tube that connects the mother's placenta to the fetus
umbilicalcord
thick, rich tissue that lines the walls of the uterus during pregnancy and nourishes the fetus
Placenta