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Why was Mendel’s use of pea plants important?

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2

How are characters and traits related? What are examples of each?

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3

What is the difference between genotype and phenotype?

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4

What is the difference between homozygous and heterozygous?

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5

How are genes and alleles related?

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6

How are dominant and recessive alleles different?

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7

What is the law of segregation?

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8

How is it related to Mendel’s monohybrid crosses?

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9

What is the law of independent assortment?

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10

How is it related to Mendel’s dihybrid crosses?

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11

How are Punnett squares used to make predictions?

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12

What phenotype does a heterozygous individual have?
○ in simple dominance?
○ in incomplete dominance?
○ in codominance?

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13

Why do males and females inherit traits differently with sex-linked inheritance?

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14

How is ABO blood type determined?

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