Flashcards in Gentic Inheritance Deck (8):
What is GENETIC INHERITANCE ?
It is the passing of genes form parents to children.
Genes that are passed influence a persons physical features and characteristics.
What physical characteristics might children inherit from their parents ?
Hair and eye colour
What are GENETIC DISORDERS ?
GENETIC DISORDERS are health conditions that are passed from parents to their children through their genes.
Name some genetic disorders
Sickle cell anaemia.
Influence of genetic inheritance of EMOTIONAL DEVELOPMENT
How people picture themselves & their feelings of welling & security.
Influence of genetic inheritance of PHYSICAL DEVELOPMENT
Restricting or slowing growth, mobility and effects on physiological change.
Influence of genetic inheritance of INTELLECTUAL DEVELOPMENT
Effects on learning, thinking skills & memory as a result of a lest if disorder.
Or missing lessons - ill health.