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Chapter 10 Vocabulary Set 1- Leitner Test

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  1. homozygous
  2. rule of multiplication
  3. pure/bred
  4. allele
  5. gene
  1. a unit of inherited information in DNA
  2. b Probability of combination is product of individual probabilities
  3. c have very similar genetic makeup; homozygous; often suffer from serious genetic defects
  4. d having identical alleles for a gene
  5. e alternate form of a gene

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. process by which a tree-breeding plant produces offspring identical in appearance to itself generation after generation
  2. descriptive of an allele in a heterozygous individual that appears to be the only one affecting a trait
  3. offspring of two different true-breeding varieties
  4. If the genes are located on separate chromosomes, the alleles of a pair segregate independently of other allele pairs during gamete formation
  5. The dominant allele is expressed even when only 1 gene is present; written with CAPITAL letter; Ex. PP or Pp - purple; The recessive allele is expressed only when both genes are recessive; written with lower case letter; Ex. pp- white

5 True/False Questions

  1. monohybrid crossmating of two organisms that differ in two different characters


  2. homologous chromosomeshaving identical alleles for a gene


  3. dihybrid crossmating of two organisms that differ in two different characters


  4. test crossthe study of heredity


  5. Unit character-traits controlled by factors (genes) which occur in pairsparental plants


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