What blood types could be observed in children born to a woman who has blood
type M and a man who has blood type MN?
ANS: M and MN.
In rabbits, coloration of the fur depends on alleles of the gene c. From i
3.1 On the basis of Mendels observations, predict the results from the following crosses
with peas: (a) a tall (dominant and homozygous) variety crossed with a dwarf variety; (b)
the progeny of (a) self-fertilized; (c) the progeny from (a) cro
Carbohydrates and proteins are linear polymers. What types of molecules
combine to form these polymers?
ANS: Sugars combine to form carbohydrates; amino acids combine to form proteins.
All cells are surro
In a few sentences, what were Mendels key ideas about inheritance?
ANS: Mendel postulated transmissible factorsgenesto explain the inheritance of
traits. He discovered that genes exist in different forms, which we now call alleles. Each