5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Example of a polygenic trait in humans.
- What symbol is used to represent a diploid?
- Metaphase II
- Principle of Segregation
- a states that the pair of alleles for each parent seperate and only one allele passes from each parent to an offspring
- b a fertilized egg
- c 2N; N represents the single set of chromosomes found in a gamete.
- d Skin color
- e the chromosomes line up in a similar way to the metaphase stage of mitosis
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- separation of alleles
- Pure bred means that the plants self-pollinate and produce offspring identical to themselves.
- Mendel's principles of heredity form the basis of modern genetics.
- Spindle fibers attach to the chromosomes
- process by which the number of chromosomes per cell is cut in half through the separation of homologous chromosomes in a diploid cell
5 True/False Questions
Prophase I → meiosis I results in two haploid daugther cells, each with half the number of chromosomes as the original cell
What is the reason for codominance? → The trait is visible whenever a dominant allele is present in the genotype such as TT or Tt(both tall)
If an offspring is homozygous recessive, what do you know about the parents? → The offspring recieved one recessive allele from each parent.
A version of gene is the same thing as an what? → Allele
Principle of independent assortment → One of Mendel's principles that states that genes for different traits can segregate independently during the formation of gametes