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Heredity in a Nutshell- Review for test

Heredity in a Nutshell- Review for test

Author: Sheri Cole
Description:

* Describe the role of chromosomes in heredity

*Recognize dominant and recessive alleles in a gene pair

*Identify the three types of genotypes and their corresponding phenotypes

*Construct a punnett square to determine the possible genotypes and phenotypes of offspring when given the genotypes of parents

*Compare and contrast sexual and asexual reproduction and give examples of organisms that do each

*List the benefits and limitations of both sexual and asexual reproduction

*Distinguish between the 3 types of asexual reproduction and give examples of each

A brief video discussing the basics of genetics, heredity, and reproduction. Use this video and quiz to help prepare for the test on Thursday.

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Tutorial

Heredity in a Nutshell

A brief review of heredity, genetics, and reproduction for the test on Thursday. Watch the video at least twice- once to write down everything I write down and once to write down everything I say. Then, take the quiz found at the bottom of the page. Trust me- you want to take this quiz :)

Heredity in a Nutshell Quiz