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An example of a trait is:
a) Hair color
b) Eye Color
c) Widow's Peak
d) all of the answers are correct

The genetic information you receive from your parents is in your ____________.
a) Genes
b) Cells
c) Organs
d) All the answers listed are correct.

Each rung on the DNA Double Helix is considered a:
a) Trait
b) Gene
c) Cell
d) Chromosomes

________________ contains DNA which carries the genetic information that controls inherited characteristics.
a) DNA
b) Genetics
c) Chromosomes
d) Heredity

Which of the following are inherited traits?
a) blood type
b) tongue rolling ability
c) hitchhiker's thumb
d) all of the answers listed are correct.

What are chromosomes made of?
a) DNA
b) Genetics
c) Heredity
d) Chromosomes

Recessive traits are traits which are ___________ because of the dominant gene.
a) strong
b) found
c) hidden
d) working

Where do you get your physical characteristics?
a) they are by chance
b) your parents buy them at the store
c) All of the answers listed are correct.
d) you inherit your traits from your parents

What gives the directions for making our bodies function?
a) Heredity
b) Genes
c) parents
d) teachers

Who has the most control over your genetic material?
a) your mother
b) your father
c) both your mother and father give equal amounts of genetic information.
d) your grandfather

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