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__________ is the passing of traits from parents to offspring
a) Heredity
b) Mendel
c) Alleles
d) Genetics

What descibes a trait that covers over another form of that trait?
a) Allele
b) Recessive
c) Dominant
d) Heterozygous

The Study of how traits are inherited through the interactions of alleles is called ________.
a) Punnet Square
b) Homozygous
c) Genetics
d) Heredity

What is the genetic makeup of an organism called?
a) Heredity
b) Phenotype
c) Trait
d) Genotype

What is the vocabulary word that descibes an organism with two different alleles for a trait?
a) Recessive
b) Heterozygous
c) Dominant
d) Homozygous

What vocabulary word is a tool to predict the probablity of certian traits in offspring that shows the different ways alleles can combine?
a) Probablity
b) Percentages
c) Guessing
d) Punnet Square

What vocabulary word describes an allele inherited on a sex chromosome?
a) Punnet Square
b) Sex-linked Gene
c) Polygentic Inheritance
d) Multiple Alleles

This happens when the production of phenotype that intermediate between the two homozygous parents.
a) Hybrid
b) Incomplete Dominance
c) Polygenic Inheritance
d) Genetics

_______ is when an offspring that was given different genetic information for a trait from each parent.
a) Hybrid
b) Recessive
c) Dominant
d) Allele

What describes an organism with two alleles that are the same trait?
a) Heterozygous
b) Homozygous
c) Dominant
d) Recessive

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