10 terms

Sci: Spring Semester Review Ch. 11

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What controls the traits on a chromosome?
alleles
What is the outward appearance of a trait called?
phenotype
What are genes that always show a given trait called?
dominant
What is genetics?
study of heredity
What is the actual combination of alleles of an organism called?
genotype
What is the term for the tool used to predict the probability of possible genotypes or phenotypes?
Punnette Square
What is the passing of traits from parents to offspring called?
heredity
Where are genes located?
chromosomes
What term describes genes that may be hidden?
recessive
What is the physical trait of an offspring called?
phenotype