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Genetics From parent to offspring
Heredity the passing on of physical or mental characteristics genetically from one generation to another.
Alleles aleternative floral of genes
Trait a distinguishing quality or characteristic
Dominant allele is present expressed(TT,Tt)
Recessive allele is hidden--not expressed
Genotype genetic make up
Phenotype Physical apperances
Homozygous Same
Heterozygous different
Punnett square Used to calculate and depict all the combinations and frequencies of the different genotype and phenotypes.
Mutation sudden change in the structure
Autosome(s) paired chromosomes
Sex chromosome 2 pairs X and Y
Sex-linked Genes found on the X chromosomes
Deoxyribonucleic Acid (DNA) coposition and structure of DNA.
Ribonucleic Acid (RNA) 3 types of Rna. Messenger RNA, tranfer RNA and tRNA
Replication the action of copying or reproducing something.
Nitrogenous bases molecule that has the same chemical properties as a base
Nucleotide a compound consisting of a nucleoside linked to a phosphate group.
Created by: jemellx36
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