the passing of traits from parents to offspring
the study of heredity
a plant that will always produce offspring with the same form of a trait when it self-pollinates
a flower that transfers its own pollen from its anther to a stigma
a reproductive process in which pollen from one plant is transferred to the stigma of another plant
The first generation of offspring resulting from a cross of two parent organisms, abbreviated the F1 generation.
the offspring resulting from a cross between members of the first (F1) generation
a comparison of two numbers
sequence of DNA that codes for a protein and thus determines a trait
alternate form of a gene
an organism's genetic makeup, or allele combinations.
describes a trait that covers over, or dominates, another form of that trait
trait that will only appear in the phenotype if organism inherits two of them; covered up by the dominant gene