The study of traits being passed down from generation to generation
the "blueprint of the organism", contains instructions for all cells
A characteristic about an individual, example is eye color
The letter combination of the two alleles
The physical description of a gene, what it looks like.
An alternate form of a gene
Two of the same alleles
A mixed set of alleles
The medium of the two alleles, takes over the recessive traits when they are both present.
The weaker allele, disappears when the dominant allele is present.
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