From alleles of the mendelian segregation to the

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From alleles of the Mendelian segregation to the gametes takes place at the level of the individual pollen grain and ovule. This experiment only focused mainly on the leaf color and stem color; green leaf is dominant over yellow-green and purple stem is dominant over green stem. For abbreviations and to distinguish between the dominant and recessive, ygr stands for yellow-green and YGR is the allele for green leaves. Anl (anl) stands for anthrocyanin-less, which means the inability to make purple pigment and ANL is dominant, which represents the ability to make the purple pigment in the stems. Throughout the phenotypic observations some of the F2 seedlings appeared underrepresented and the reason for this outcome may be because the purple pigment in the stems tended to “bleed” into the leaves. This caused the base of the leaves to appear darker, while the purple color remaining in the stem was very faint and easy to overlook, which is why at times it was hard to correctly identify all the yellow-green leaf and its purple-stem plants. Methods: The lab assistants had already prepared the soil for the seeds to be planted in. For the first class of conducting the Mendelian experiment, adding the seeds in the soil were the first for the lab class to began the fast plant experiment. Between two to three seeds were added in each depression; each depression was labeled with the initials of each student. After adding the amount of seeds in each cell pot, soil was added on the seeds to cover it completely. The lab assistants then watered the seeds for three days with water filled in a pipet and the soil with seeds was placed between five to ten centimeters below lights. The seeds were fine growing on their own and the plants absorbed water from the bucket of water that the plants were placed above. After day three watering the plants was

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