Unit 8: Genetics

Obj

14a: DEFINE heredity as the passage of genetic instructions from one generation to the next generation  
14b: COMPARE results of uniform or diverse offspring from sexual or asexual reproduction.
14c: RECOGNIZE that inherited traits of individuals are governed in the genetic material found in the  genes within chromosomes in the nucleus

KEY TERMS

ALLELE
ASEXUAL REPRODUCTION
SEXUAL REPRODUCTION
CHROMOSOME
GENE 
DNA
HEREDITY
DOMINANT TRAIT
RECESSIVE TRAIT
GENOTYPE
PHENOTYPE
TRAITS

Intro to Heredity by the Amoeba Sisters


What is Heredity?


Inherited Traits


Secrets of the X Chromosome




TED-Ed: How Medel's Pea Plants Helped Us Understand Genetics







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