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Chapter 1 1. Passing on Your DNA

advantages of sexual reproduction

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Chapter 2 2. The Egg's Journey

expectant parents
finding a mate

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Chapter 3 3. The Sperm's Journey

reaching the egg
entering the egg

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Chapter 4 4. The First Two Weeks

cell division
morning sickness

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Chapter 5 5. The Embryo Takes Shape

cells on the move
turning genes on

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Chapter 6 6. Messages in the Genes

how sex is determined
the SRY gene
building organs and limbs

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Chapter 7 7. Feeding the Growing Fetus

the placenta
organs begin to function
a remarkable transformation

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Chapter 8 8. The Third Trimester

the growing brain
pain and danger of human birth
a new life

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