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Genes
Traits
Genes
Inhereted
Aquired
Characteristics that are inherited.
Chemical factors that determine traits.
a trait that you get from a parent.
Trait not determined by gene; you found that trait as your li…
Traits
Characteristics that are inherited.
Genes
Chemical factors that determine traits.
9 terms
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…
5 terms
traits
trait
gene
phenotype
genotype
A genetically determined characteristic
A segment of DNA on a chromosome that codes for a specific tr…
An organism's physical appearance
An organism's genetic makeup
trait
A genetically determined characteristic
gene
A segment of DNA on a chromosome that codes for a specific tr…
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
Genes
Punnette Square
Monohybrid
Inherited Traits
Some inherited traits
used to predict traits
the inheritance of a single characteristic
are passed on from generation to generation
are dominat
Punnette Square
used to predict traits
Monohybrid
the inheritance of a single characteristic
13 terms
Family Traits reading 2
generation
traits
members
inherit
members of a family in the same age group
characteristics inherited from your father and mother
people who belong to a group
recieve from a parent
generation
members of a family in the same age group
traits
characteristics inherited from your father and mother
10 terms
Inherited Traits and Learned Behaviors Flashcards with Pictures
Trait
Behavior
Inherited Trait
Heredity
A trait is a quality of or characteristics of a living thing
A behavior is a way in which living things respond to its sur…
Inherited traits are passed from parents to the offspring bef…
passing of traits from parents to offspring before birth
Trait
A trait is a quality of or characteristics of a living thing
Behavior
A behavior is a way in which living things respond to its sur…
19 terms
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
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
genes vocab :-)
Heredity
Inherited trait
Instinct
Gene
The passing down of inherited traits form one generation to t…
A characteristic that is passed from parent to offspring (Chi…
An inherited behavior, one that is not learned but is done au…
portion of chromosome that contains chemical instruction for…
Heredity
The passing down of inherited traits form one generation to t…
Inherited trait
A characteristic that is passed from parent to offspring (Chi…
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
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
GENES
Heredity
Genetic
Gregor Mendel
Gene
The passing of traits from parents to offspring
Scientific study of heredity
A monk who discovered the basic principles of heredity throug…
A segment of DNA
Heredity
The passing of traits from parents to offspring
Genetic
Scientific study of heredity
14 terms
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
10 terms
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
8 terms
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
11 terms
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…
10 terms
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
13 terms
Inherited and Acquired Traits1
heredity
offspring
inherited traits
acquired traits (learned behaviors)
the genetic transfer of characteristics from parent to offspr…
a child, or the young, of a parent or parents
characteristics that transferred from parent to offspring thr…
characteristics that an organism develops AFTER it is born... Ex…
heredity
the genetic transfer of characteristics from parent to offspr…
offspring
a child, or the young, of a parent or parents
Genetics
traits
genes
inherited
acquired
Characteristics that are inherited... Characteristics
Chemical factors that determine traits
A characteristic that is passed from parent to offspring.
a trait not inherited
traits
Characteristics that are inherited... Characteristics
genes
Chemical factors that determine traits
GENES
Heredity
Genetic
Gregor Mendel
Self pollination
The passing of traits from parents to offspring
Scientific study of heredity
A monk who discovered the basic principles of heredity throug…
When pollin from the same plant arrives at its stigma
Heredity
The passing of traits from parents to offspring
Genetic
Scientific study of heredity
22 terms
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.
Inherited and Acquired Traits of Genes
Offspring
Gene
Heredity
Trait
The baby of a Human or A Type of Animal
The scientific study of heredity. A sequence of DNA that dete…
The passing of traits from parents to offspring
A special quality of a person or object such as shyness or co…
Offspring
The baby of a Human or A Type of Animal
Gene
The scientific study of heredity. A sequence of DNA that dete…
13 terms
Traits of Organisms Review
Reproduction
Asexual Reproduction
Sexual Reproduction
Inherited trait
the process through which organisms make new organisms of the…
process in which one parent organism produces offspring
the process in which two parents of different sexes produce o…
characteristic passed from female and male parents to their o…
Reproduction
the process through which organisms make new organisms of the…
Asexual Reproduction
process in which one parent organism produces offspring
10 terms
Traits & genes
Heredity
Trait
Genetics
Fertilization
The passing of traits from parent to offspring
A specific characteristic that an organism can pass to its of…
The scientific study of heredity
The process in sexual reproduction in which an egg cell and a…
Heredity
The passing of traits from parent to offspring
Trait
A specific characteristic that an organism can pass to its of…
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
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
15 terms
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
8 terms
5th grade Chapter 2 Lesson 4 TRAITS AND HEREDITY
Heredity
Inherited Trait
Instinct
Gene
the passing down of inherited traits from one generation to t…
a characteristic that is passed 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 from parent to offspring
16 terms
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
22 terms
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…
18 terms
Genetics
Necleus
Chromosome
Gene
Allelle
The "brain" of a cell. Contains the DNA.
A set of instructions in each cell that determines physical f…
Necleus
The "brain" of a cell. Contains the DNA.
Chromosome
Tweedell 5th Grade Science Unit 3 Genes and Inherited Traits
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
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
10 terms
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.…
11 terms
Genes
Hereditary
Trait
Mitosis
Meiosis
Passing of genes from parent to offspring
A characteristic of one's nature
An asexual way to reproduce resulting in two cells
Cell division that produces reproductive cells in sexually re…
Hereditary
Passing of genes from parent to offspring
Trait
A characteristic of one's nature
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)
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…
5 terms
Traits vocabulary
inherited trait
learned trait
acquired trait
DNA
traits received through dna of parent
a trait someone had to teach you
a trait you develop after you are born
molecule in the nucleus that determines our traits
inherited trait
traits received through dna of parent
learned trait
a trait someone had to teach you
8 terms
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
9 terms
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
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
20 terms
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…
12 terms
Genes and Inherited Traits
Genes
Inherited Traits
Allele
Genotype
sections of DNA that determine traits an organism inherits
traits inherited from parents
genes for specific trait that usually come from pairs, each g…
refers to the genes the organism carries
Genes
sections of DNA that determine traits an organism inherits
Inherited Traits
traits inherited from parents
Inherited Traits and Learned Behaviors
offspring
trait
common
individual
the young of a person, animal, or plant; baby
A characteristic that an organism can pass on to its offsprin…
usual; happening or appearing often
single; distinct; alone
offspring
the young of a person, animal, or plant; baby
trait
A characteristic that an organism can pass on to its offsprin…
11 terms
Traits
Acquired trait
Gene
Nucleotide
DNA
Developed after it is born
A chemical sequence of DNA determines a trait of an organism
Is made of a phosphate, a sugar, and a base
The reproductive material known as appears in two strands col…
Acquired trait
Developed after it is born
Gene
A chemical sequence of DNA determines a trait of an organism
12 terms
Chapter 2 Lesson 2: Traits and Heredity
heredity
inherited trait
adaptation
instinct
The passing down of inherited traits from one generation to t…
A characteristic that is passed from parents to offspring.
A characteristic that helps an organism to survive in its env…
a way of acting or behaving that an animal is born with and d…
heredity
The passing down of inherited traits from one generation to t…
inherited trait
A characteristic that is passed from parents to offspring.
9 terms
LabLearner Grade 5: Inheritance and Adaptations Investigation 2 - The Inheritance of Traits
Allele
cell
chromosome
DNA
different form of the same gene containing slightly different…
the smallest level of organization found in living things.
structures of DNA and protein found in the nucleus of cells.…
Deoxyribonucleic acid that carries the genetic information in…
Allele
different form of the same gene containing slightly different…
cell
the smallest level of organization found in living things.
genes
genetic
genes
traits
alleles
Scientific study of heredity.
Chemical factors that determine traits
Characteristics
Different forms of a gene.
genetic
Scientific study of heredity.
genes
Chemical factors that determine traits
18 terms
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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