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How deep does the sperm have to be in order to fertilize an egg?


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2015-07-15 21:16:13
2015-07-15 21:16:13

the sperm travels to the tubes where they will wait on the egg. once meeting the egg, they will travel together back down and implant.

Sperm have tails so it does not matter how deep it is. They swim up to the egg by themselves


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The sperm fertilizes the egg in the fallopian tube.

About 10000 sperm cells are ejaculated but only 1 can fertilize an egg cell.

it takes up to 1 week for sperm to fertilize an egg depending on how fast the sperm swims

Pretty much a matter of chance. The first sperm to make it to the egg is the one that will fertilize the egg.

No - you need a sperm AND an egg to get pregnant !

If the egg do not fertilize then the women cannot be pregnant.the Sperm should fuse with egg to give birth to baby.

No, and yes. A zygote is the product of one egg and one sperm, so in this sense only one sperm will fertilize the egg and so only one man will be the father. However it's worth noting that it takes multiple sperm to get through the surface of the egg in order for that one final sperm to fertilize the egg - basically it takes multiple sperm to fertilize the egg, which may include sperm from more than one partner.

It swims to the egg and fertilize it.

Impotence is the inability to fertilize an egg. This can occur because the male has a low sperm count or has something wrong with his sperm.

There are lot of sperm cells i a male's body but only 1 can fertilize it. :)

Sperm cells fully mature about 60 to 75 days after the sperm descends into the testes. They are then released in order to fertilize the egg.

you ejaculate not sperm...sperm are the little swimmers in semen that fertilize the egg.

They enable the sperm to break through the cell membrane of the egg in order to fertilize it.

It fertilizes the egg by entering it.

The function of the sperm cell is to fertilize an egg cell.

Yes; you must have an egg cell and a sperm cell in order to get pregnant. The only exception is in cloning, where you need to fertilize the egg in a completely different manner.

the sperm swim s with it's tail and pushes through a massive barrier on the egg

The sperm normally fertilizes the egg in the fallopian tube.

A sperm cell is used to fertilize an egg from a female. The combination of the sperm and the egg produces a fertilized egg which will become a new individual.

If two sperm cells should happen to fertilize an egg, the number of chromosomes in the fertilized egg would be wrong and it would not be able to develop properly.

It only takes one sperm to fertilize an egg.

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