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11PSY 352: Personality PsychologyStudy Guide #2Spring 2018Chapter 6: Genetics and PersonalityWhat is DNA? What are genes? What are chromosomes?
What is a genome? What is the difference between a genotype and a phenotype?
What is behavioral genetics? Be sure to include the concepts of variance and heritability in your answer.
How do selective breeding, family studies, twin studies, and adoption studies help us study behavioral genetics?
What is the difference between monozygotic (MZ) and dizygotic (DZ) twins, and why is thisdifference important?
What has behavioral genetics taught us about personality traits, attitudes, substance use,and relationships?

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