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It is the scientific study of heredity.
It is the process in sexual reproduction in which male and female reproductive cells to form a new cell.
It is the offspring of crosses between parents with different traits.
It is the specific characteristic of an individual.
It is the sequence of DNA that codes for a protein and thus determines a trait.It is the factor that is passed from a parent to offspring.
It is one of a number of different forms of a gene.
principle of dominance
It is Mendel's second conclusion,which states that some allele are dominant and others are recessive.
It is the separation of alleles during gamete formation.
It is the sex cell.
It is the likelihood that a particular event will occur.
It is having two identical alleles for a particular gene.
It is having two different alleles for a particular gene.
It is physical characteristics of an organism.
It is the genetic makeup of an organism.
It is a diagram that can be used to predict the genotype and phenotype combinations of a genetic cross.
It is one of Mendel's principles that states that genes for different traits can segregate independently during the formation of gametes.
It is the situation in which one allele is not completely dominant over another allele.
It is the situation in which the phenotypes produced by both alleles are completely expressed.
It is a gene that has more than two alleles.
It is a trait controlled by two or more genes.
It is the term used to refer to chromosomes in which one set comes from the male parent and one set comes from the female parent.
It is the term used to refer to a cell that contains two sets of homologous chromosomes.
It is the term used to refer to a cell that contains only a single set of genes.
It is the process in which the number of chromosomes per cell is cut in half through the separation of homologous.
It is a structure containing four chromatids that forms during meiosis.
It is the process in which homologous chromosomes exchange portions of their chromatids during meiosis.
It is a fertilized egg.