Genetics by mr schwalm
Coiled strand of DNA, humans have 46
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, written Tt
The stronger allele, represented with an upper case letter
The weaker allele, disappears when the dominant allele is present.
Section of DNA that codes for a trait
Father of modern genetics, studied inheritance in pea plants
Tool use to predict the probability that offspring will inherit certain traits.
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