Old Dominion University/BIOL303-Genetics/Rinehart-Kim/Module 9/Romanov Project
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use this source to answer the following questions, you do not need to cite it.
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Who were the Romanov’s (in Russian history)?
outline the Romanov lineage.
Nicholas II was the last Romanov to hold power in Russia.
What was his title?
What happened to Nicholas II?
Why (from a geopolitical view)?
Who then took control?
Describe the family of Nicholas II.
What happened to them?
The pedigree chart below comes from the Module powerpoint lecture notes.
How was Nicholas II wife, Alix, related to Queen Victoria of England?
Both Queen Victoria and Alix are designated as being carriers for hemophilia.
In a couple of sentences, describe the disease hemophilia.
Use the following source for the questions 8 & 10:
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What type of hemophilia (A or B) is (probably) represented in the pedigree chart?