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Building Bridges: Family Traits Vocab
experiments
members
generations
inherit
things scientists do to test their ideas
people in a group
a group of people born and living at the same time
to get or receive by genetics
experiments
things scientists do to test their ideas
members
people in a group
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Genes and Traits
chromosomes
genes
trait
heredity
The structures in the nucleus made up of genes that hold the…
Inherited sets of instructions that determine the specific tr…
A characteristic of a living thing.
The passing down of inherited traits from parents to offspring.
chromosomes
The structures in the nucleus made up of genes that hold the…
genes
Inherited sets of instructions that determine the specific tr…
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Genetics
Genes
Allele
Recessive
Dominant trait
a segment of DNA found on a chromosome that determines the in…
different forms of the same gene
genetic factor that is blocked by the presence of a dominant…
a trait that shows up more often in a population.
Genes
a segment of DNA found on a chromosome that determines the in…
Allele
different forms of the same gene
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traits
acquired trait
What are two examples of acquired traits
Manipulated traits
chromosomes
a characteristic that a living thing develops after it is bor…
!. The pink color of a flamingo... 2. Learning how to skateboard
People change traits on purpose... Example : changing your hair…
short , thick coils of DNA
acquired trait
a characteristic that a living thing develops after it is bor…
What are two examples of acquired traits
!. The pink color of a flamingo... 2. Learning how to skateboard
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Family Traits
experiment
generation
inherit
members
something that is done as a test
a group of people born and living during the same time
to have (a characteristic, disease, etc.) because of the gene…
someone or something that belongs to or is a part of a group…
experiment
something that is done as a test
generation
a group of people born and living during the same time
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8th Grade Genes and Traits
allele
heredity
geneotype
phenotype
On of the alternative forms of a gene that governs a characte…
The passing of genetic traits from parent to offspring.
The entire genetic makeup of an organism; also the combinatio…
An organism's appearance or other detachable characteristic.
allele
On of the alternative forms of a gene that governs a characte…
heredity
The passing of genetic traits from parent to offspring.
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The History of Genetics: Inherited Traits
inherited trait
heredity
genetics
pollination
A characteristic that is passed from parent to offspring.
The passing of inherited traits from one generation to the ne…
The study of how heredity works.
The transfer of pollen grains form the male part of a flower…
inherited trait
A characteristic that is passed from parent to offspring.
heredity
The passing of inherited traits from one generation to the ne…
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traits
acquired trait
What are two examples of acquired traits
Manipulated traits
chromosomes
a characteristic that an organism develops after it is born... T…
!. The pink color of a flamingo... 2. Learning how to sckateboard
People change trits on purpose... Example : Gardners breed plant…
short , thick coils of DNA
acquired trait
a characteristic that an organism develops after it is born... T…
What are two examples of acquired traits
!. The pink color of a flamingo... 2. Learning how to sckateboard
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Traits,Genes,& Punnett Squares
Traits
Inherited Trait
Learned Behaviors
Punnett Squares
Characteristics of an organism
A characteristic that is passed on from parents to and offspr…
To acquire skills from observation and instructions. Examples…
Are diagrams used to determine the probability of an offsprin…
Traits
Characteristics of an organism
Inherited Trait
A characteristic that is passed on from parents to and offspr…
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Pages 226-235
Gregor Mendel
Heredity
Traits
Genes
Passing of traits from parents to offspring
Characteristics
Chemical factors that determine traitsChemical factors that d…
Gregor Mendel
Heredity
Passing of traits from parents to offspring
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Genes (U8)
Inherited Traits
Acquired Traits
Heredity
Offspring
An observable physical characteristic (structural, physiologi…
A trait that learned or gained from an environmental factor a…
The passage of genetic instructions from one generation to th…
The product of reproduction of a new organism produced by one…
Inherited Traits
An observable physical characteristic (structural, physiologi…
Acquired Traits
A trait that learned or gained from an environmental factor a…
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Chapter 2 Lesson 4 Traits and Heredity
heredity
inherited trait
instinct
gene
the passing down of traits from parents to offspring
a trait that an offspring receives from its parents
a way of acting or behaving that an animal is born with and d…
contains chemical instructions for inherited traits
heredity
the passing down of traits from parents to offspring
inherited trait
a trait that an offspring receives from its parents
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Traits
heredity
inherited trait
offspring
acquired trait
the passing of traits from parents to offspring
traits passed to offspring from parents
children
trait that develops after birth that is learned or environmen…
heredity
the passing of traits from parents to offspring
inherited trait
traits passed to offspring from parents
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Genetics
trait
hybrid
genes
allele
a specific characteristic, such as seed color or plant height…
the offspring of parents with different traits
the chemical factors that determine traits
The different forms of a gene (dominant and recessive)
trait
a specific characteristic, such as seed color or plant height…
hybrid
the offspring of parents with different traits
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Unit 7 - Genes
Dominant Trait
Inherited Trait
Acquired Trait
Recessive Trait
Genetic trait that is represented with a capital letter and w…
The genetic transmission of characteristics from parent to of…
a trait influenced by experience or the environment.
A trait that is apparent only when two recessive alleles for…
Dominant Trait
Genetic trait that is represented with a capital letter and w…
Inherited Trait
The genetic transmission of characteristics from parent to of…
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Heredity
inherited traits
acquired traits
dominant
recessive
characteristics that an organism gets from its mom and dad
a behavior that is taught or learned
a factor that will determine whether a trait is shown
a factor not shown when one of a pair is dominant
inherited traits
characteristics that an organism gets from its mom and dad
acquired traits
a behavior that is taught or learned
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Unit 3-- Genes and Inherited Traits Vocabulary
life cycle
chromosomes
mitosis
meiosis
the stages that a living thing passes through as it grows and…
a threadlike structure in the ... nucleus, made up of DNA
the process by which most cells ... divide
the period in which gametes ... (reproductive cells) are formed…
life cycle
the stages that a living thing passes through as it grows and…
chromosomes
a threadlike structure in the ... nucleus, made up of DNA
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Genetics CSA 11/22/16
dominant trait
genetics
heredity
hybrid
genetic factor that blocks another genetic factor;
study of how traits are passed from parents to offspring
passing of traits from parents to offspring
offspring of two plants or animals with difference forms of t…
dominant trait
genetic factor that blocks another genetic factor;
genetics
study of how traits are passed from parents to offspring
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Garrett Bio practice -Genetics
Genetics
George Mendel
Pollen Production
self- pollination
Study of heredity
"Father of Genetics" studied hybrids using peas. Determined h…
-> produced in the male cell... -> egg produced in the female cell
when sperm cells in pollen fertilize the egg cells in the sam…
Genetics
Study of heredity
George Mendel
"Father of Genetics" studied hybrids using peas. Determined h…
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Genetics Vocabulary
genetics
fertilization
trait
hybrids
the scientific study of heredity
during sexual reproduction, male and female reproductive cell…
a specific characteristic that varies between individuals
the offspring of crosses between parents with different traits
genetics
the scientific study of heredity
fertilization
during sexual reproduction, male and female reproductive cell…
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Chapter 26 & 27- Inheritance of Traits
Heredity
Genetics
Traits
Gene
passing of traits from parents to offspring
study of how traits are passed from parents to offspring.
a feature or characteristic of an organism ex) hair color, ey…
part of a chromosome that determines traits
Heredity
passing of traits from parents to offspring
Genetics
study of how traits are passed from parents to offspring.
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Genes "all in the family"
control
extraction
inherit
molecule
having the total ability to determine an outcome
removal
receive something from someone else
2 or more elements chemically bonded and act as one unit
control
having the total ability to determine an outcome
extraction
removal
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Miller/Levine Biology: Chapter 11
heredity
genetics
fertilization
garden peas
inheritance of genes from one generation to the next
study of heredity
process in which the male reproductive cells join with the fe…
Mendel's test subjects
heredity
inheritance of genes from one generation to the next
genetics
study of heredity
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Traits Vocabulary
Acquired trait
Inherited Trait
Chromosome
Dominant Trait
Also known as a learned behavior
Eye color, hair color, face shape
Human offspring receive 23 pairs of these for a total of 46
the trait that is shown in an organism
Acquired trait
Also known as a learned behavior
Inherited Trait
Eye color, hair color, face shape
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Genetics
Heredity
Genetics
Dominant trait
Recessive trait
the passing of traits from parents to offspring
the study of how traits are passed from parents to offspring
a genetic factor that blocks another genetic factor
a genetic factor that is blocked by the presence of a dominan…
Heredity
the passing of traits from parents to offspring
Genetics
the study of how traits are passed from parents to offspring
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Traits
Mendelian Inheritance
allele
genes
dominant
1. traits are passed from one generation to the next... 2. Trait…
the different forms of a gene
factors that are in pairs which control traits
1. represented by a capital letter... 2. stronger gene
Mendelian Inheritance
1. traits are passed from one generation to the next... 2. Trait…
allele
the different forms of a gene
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GENETICS - WELLMAN
genetics
heredity
Fertilization
true-breeding
the study of heredity
set of characteristics inherited from parents
during sexual reproduction, male and female reproductive cell…
when organisms would produce offspring identical to themselves
genetics
the study of heredity
heredity
set of characteristics inherited from parents
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Heredity
inherited traits
acquired traits
dominant
recessive
characteristics that an organism gets from its mom and dad
a behavior that is taught or learned
a factor that will determine whether a trait is shown
a factor not shown when one of a pair is dominant
inherited traits
characteristics that an organism gets from its mom and dad
acquired traits
a behavior that is taught or learned
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Traits of Living Things
aquired trait
adaptation
asexual reproduction
chromosome
characteristic that an organism ... develops after it is born
change in characteristic that helps an organism survive in it…
production of offspring from only one parent
short, thick coil of DNA
aquired trait
characteristic that an organism ... develops after it is born
adaptation
change in characteristic that helps an organism survive in it…
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Mr. Wizard - Genes and Heredity
Trait
Heredity
DNA
Chromosomes
any characteristic of an organism, such as its body shape or…
the passing of traits from one generation to the next.... e.g.…
determines what traits are passed from one generation to the…
tightly coiled structures that contain the genetic informatio…
Trait
any characteristic of an organism, such as its body shape or…
Heredity
the passing of traits from one generation to the next.... e.g.…
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Genetics
traits
Gregor Mendel
heredity
incomplete dominance
Qualities or characteristics of living things or species
The father of genetics
The passing of traits from parent to offspring
A situation in which one allele is not completely dominant ov…
traits
Qualities or characteristics of living things or species
Gregor Mendel
The father of genetics
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Genetics
trait
inherit
heredity
chromosome
characteristics of living things; they are determined by gene…
to receive traits from parents through the DNA they give you
passing of traits from one generation to another
a rod shaped structure in the nucleus of a cell that contains…
trait
characteristics of living things; they are determined by gene…
inherit
to receive traits from parents through the DNA they give you
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5B Chapter 3 Science Review
acquired trait
gene
nucleotide
DNA
a trait developed through learning
a chemical sequence of DNA that determines a trait or organism
the basic unit of DNA made of phosphate, sugar, and a base
the reproductive material that appears in two strands coiled…
acquired trait
a trait developed through learning
gene
a chemical sequence of DNA that determines a trait or organism
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Genetics Review
Heterozygous
Homozygous
Phenotype
Genotype
when 2 alleles are different
when 2 alleles are the same
what an organism looks like, physical appearance
what codes are being carried for a trait
Heterozygous
when 2 alleles are different
Homozygous
when 2 alleles are the same
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Heredity (5th Grade)
heredity
inherited traits
trait
offspring
Passing of traits from parent to offspring
traits that are passed from parents to their offspring
A characteristic that determines how an organism looks, acts,…
Children or young of a person, animal, or plant
heredity
Passing of traits from parent to offspring
inherited traits
traits that are passed from parents to their offspring
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CPBio Ch11 Intro to Genetics
genetics
fertilization
trait
hybrid
the scientific study of heredity
a process during sexual reproduction when male and female rep…
a specific characteristic, such as seed color or plant height…
the offspring of crosses between parents with different traits
genetics
the scientific study of heredity
fertilization
a process during sexual reproduction when male and female rep…
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Genetics Ch 5-1 & 2
Dominate trait
egg
sperm
Genetics
genetic factor that blocks another genetic factor
haploid sex cell formed in the female reproductive organ
haploid sex cell formed in the male reproductive organ
the study of how traits are passed from parent to offspring
Dominate trait
genetic factor that blocks another genetic factor
egg
haploid sex cell formed in the female reproductive organ
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Genetics1
Allele
Dominant Allele
Recessive Allele
Homozygous
The different forms of a gene
An allele whose trait always shows up in the organism when th…
An allele that is masked when a dominant allele is present
Having two identical alleles for a trait
Allele
The different forms of a gene
Dominant Allele
An allele whose trait always shows up in the organism when th…
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SCIENCE CHAPTER 2 LESSON 4
HEREDITY
INHERITED TRAIT
INSTINCT
GENE
The passing down of inherited traits from one generation to t…
A characteristic that is passed down from parent to offspring.
An inherited behavior, one that is not learned but is done au…
A portion of a chromosome that contains chemical instructions…
HEREDITY
The passing down of inherited traits from one generation to t…
INHERITED TRAIT
A characteristic that is passed down from parent to offspring.
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7 Inherited Traits
life cycle
mitosis
chromosome
inherited trait
the stages that a living thing passes through as it grows and…
the process by which most cells divide
a threadlike structure in the nucleus, made up of DNA
a characteristic passed from parents to their offspring
life cycle
the stages that a living thing passes through as it grows and…
mitosis
the process by which most cells divide
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genes and heredity
chromosomes
genes
genetics
DNA
the part of a cell that contains genes and DNA and determine…
the threads of information that make up a chromosomes
the study of genes and heredity
the chemical substance that makes up genes and chromosomes
chromosomes
the part of a cell that contains genes and DNA and determine…
genes
the threads of information that make up a chromosomes
12 terms
LT 14a - DNA, Genes and Chromosomes 12.1 - Identifying the Substance of Genes
Chromosome
Chromosome (Diagram)
DNA
Heredity
Organelle that carries a cell's genetic information; located…
A complex molecule containing the genetic information that ma…
The passing of traits from parents to offspring
Chromosome
Organelle that carries a cell's genetic information; located…
Chromosome (Diagram)
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Genetics AB
dominant gene
recessive gene
genetics
heredity
ALWAYS shows up in a person, plant or animal (shown with capi…
a gene that is HIDDEN by a dominant gene
the scientific study of traits passing from parents to children
traits passing from parents to children
dominant gene
ALWAYS shows up in a person, plant or animal (shown with capi…
recessive gene
a gene that is HIDDEN by a dominant gene
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Basics of Traits
acquired traits
chromosome
DNA
gene
Skills or characteristics that you learn to do or develop AFT…
A threadlike, gene-carrying structure found in the nucleus. E…
Found in the nucleus of a cell and shaped like a double helix…
A short segments of DNA that determines an organism's inherit…
acquired traits
Skills or characteristics that you learn to do or develop AFT…
chromosome
A threadlike, gene-carrying structure found in the nucleus. E…
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Genetics Ch 5-1 & 2
Dominate trait
egg
Genetics
heredity
genetic factor that blocks another genetic factor
haploid cell formed in the female reproductive organ
the study of how traits are passed from parent to offspring
the passing of traits from parents to offspring
Dominate trait
genetic factor that blocks another genetic factor
egg
haploid cell formed in the female reproductive organ
14 terms
Chapter 3: Traits of Living Things
acquired trait
chromosome
DNA
gene
characteristic developed after birth
thick coil of DNA
molecule found in the nuclues of a cell and shaped like a dou…
short segment of DNA, it determines inherited traits
acquired trait
characteristic developed after birth
chromosome
thick coil of DNA
14 terms
Chapter 3: Traits of Living Things
acquired trait
chromosome
DNA
gene
characteristic developed after birth
thick coil of DNA
molecule found in the nuclues of a cell and shaped like a dou…
short segment of DNA, it determines inherited traits
acquired trait
characteristic developed after birth
chromosome
thick coil of DNA
14 terms
Chapter 3: Traits of Living Things
acquired trait
chromosome
DNA
gene
characteristic developed after birth
thick coil of DNA
molecule found in the nuclues of a cell and shaped like a dou…
short segment of DNA, it determines inherited traits
acquired trait
characteristic developed after birth
chromosome
thick coil of DNA
8 terms
Genetics
Allele
Homozygous
Heterozygous
Genes
Different forms of a gene
An organism that has two identical alleles for a trait
An organism that has two different alleles for a trait
Chemical factors that determine traits
Allele
Different forms of a gene
Homozygous
An organism that has two identical alleles for a trait
10 terms
Traits of Living Things 1
Inherited traits
heredity
acquired traits
a gene
transferred from parent to offspring through the transfer of…
the genetic transfer of characteristics from parent to offspr…
things that can be taught or how an organism adapts to its en…
a short segment of DNA that determines an organism's inherite…
Inherited traits
transferred from parent to offspring through the transfer of…
heredity
the genetic transfer of characteristics from parent to offspr…
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