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    Chapter 13 notes Meiosis and sexual life cycle
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    An Introduction to Heredity ________________ : the transition of  traits from one generation to the next Along w/ similarities, there is also  _____________:  offspring differ  somewhat in appearance from parents  to offspring ________________ : the study of heredity  and hereditary variation
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    An Introduction to Heredity Parents pass information to offspring  through coded hereditary units called  _______ . - 30 to 40 thousand genes in humans - genes are segments of DNA
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    Concept 13.1 Two types of reproduction : ________ reproduction : single parent  passes copies of all its genes to  offspring; “like begets like.” _________ reproduction : two parents  give rise to offspring; results in greater  variation
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    Concept 13.2 Life cycle : generation-to-generation  sequence of stages in the reproductive  history of an organism
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This note was uploaded on 09/19/2011 for the course BIOLOGY 1510 taught by Professor --- during the Spring '11 term at Georgia State University, Atlanta.

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