← Chapter 11 Test
5 Written Questions
4 Multiple Choice Questions
- having more than two alleles for a specific trait
- characteristic, such as red-green color blindness, controlled by genes on the X chromosome; also called an X-linked trait.
- protective cap made of DNA that is found on the ends of a chromosome.
- diagrammed family history that is used to study inheritance patterns a trait through several generations and that can be used to predict disorders in future offspring.
4 True/False Questions
autosome → protective cap made of DNA that is found on the ends of a chromosome.
incomplete dominance → complex inheritance pattern in which the heterozygous phenotype is intermediate between those of the two homozygous parent organisms
epistasis → chromosome that is not a sex chromosome
sex chromosome → chromosome that is not a sex chromosome