What are the functions performed by the testis in human beings?

AcademicBiologyNCERTClass 10

 Two functions performed by testes in human beings are:

(i) Formation of sperms

(ii) Secretion of the hormone testosterone to regulate the formation of sperm and are responsible for developing secondary sexual characteristics in boys during puberty.

The male reproductive system consists of Testicles, Scrotum, Vas deferens, Accessory glands, and Penis.

The male gametes are known as sperms. These are small unicellular structures with head, middle piece, and tail. The male gametes are produced within the male reproductive system.


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