Which of the following statements best describes the function of the placenta?

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The placenta produces the hormone FSH, which is needed for embryonic development.

  

The placenta provides the embryo with a protective cushion.

  

The placenta is one of the three main types of embryonic tissues and eventually develops into the fetal heart.

  

The placenta allows for gas and nutrient exchange between the maternal and fetal circulations.

 

asked Jan 1, 2013 in Biology by anonymous
    

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The placenta allows for gas and nutrient exchange between the maternal and fetal circulations.

 

answered Jan 1, 2013 by anonymous



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