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Genetics Madison

Heterozygous Two different alleles for a trait ex. Gg
Homozygous Two of the same alleles for a trait ex. GG
Alleles two different forms of a gene
Dominant Allele always shows up in an organism even when the other allele is present
Recessive Allele is hidden whenever the dominate allele is present
Trait Is a characteristic, such as seed color
Gene Factors that control traits
Purebred Always produces offspring that have the same trait
Hybrid Has two different alleles for a trait
Heredity Passing of traits from parents to offspring
Genetics The study of heredity
Phenotype The way an organism looks.
Genotype The genetic makeup, or combination of alleles in an organism
Chromosomes Short, thick coils of DNA
DNA Determines the inherited traits from an organism
Acquired Trait Learning how to ride a bike or play a game
Inherited Trait Your eye or hair color
Created by: 15mpaiva