ch 09 - inheritance worksheet

ch 09 - inheritance worksheet - BIOL 100 General Biology JG...

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BIOL 100 – General Biology JG Boal Chapter 9 – Patterns of Inheritance Review Questions 1. What does “true breeding” mean? 2. What are everyday human terms for P, F1, and F2 generations? 3. What is a monohybrid cross? A dihybrid cross? 4. What is the law of independent assortment? 5. Alleles are found where on which chromosomes? 6. What is a test cross? 7. Using a regular die, what is the change of rolling a 6? What is the chance of rolling an even number? What is the chance of rolling a six and then an even number? 8. Most genetic disorders are a results of which type of allele, dominant or recessive? Why? 9. Can brown-haired parents have blond children? Can blond parents have brown- haired children? 10. Do Mendel’s laws account for all aspects of inheritance? 11. Is incomplete dominance the same thing as blending inheritance? Why or why not? (Hint: consider F2) 12. Explain each of the following terms: a) Codominance b) Incomplete dominance c) Pleiotropy d) Polygenic traits
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13. What other factor, besides genes, is essential to every trait of every living organism? 14. What are linked genes?
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