AP Ch 11 Mendel

10 Questions | Total Attempts: 83

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Welcome to another advanced placement examination, where today we will be discussing world renowned scientist Gregor Mendel, who is credited as being the founder of modern science and genetics. What do you know about this incredible individual? Find out in “AP Ch 11 Mendel”!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    In a Mendelian monohybrid cross, which generation is always completely homozygous?
    • A. 

      F1 generation

    • B. 

      F2 generation

    • C. 

      F3 generation

    • D. 

      P generation

  • 2. 
    If a pea plant shows a recessive phenotype,
    • A. 

      It can be either TT or Tt.

    • B. 

      It can be either Tt or tt.

    • C. 

      It can be only TT.

    • D. 

      It can be only tt.

    • E. 

      It can be TT, Tt, or tt.

  • 3. 
    Mendel used statistical methods in the interpretation of his results.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      Fasle

  • 4. 
    Mendel's work was widely accepted and praised when he reported his results.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      Fasle

  • 5. 
    The F1 offspring of a monohybrid cross will be intermediate in phenotype between the phenotypes of the parents.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    The ratio Mendel obtained from his monohybrid cross was approximately 9:3:3:1.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    The phenotype is the physical appearance of an individual.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Each gamete carries one factor, now called an allele, for each inherited trait.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    An individual with the genotype Tt will have the dominant phenotype.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Mendel's law of independent assortment says that members of one pair of factors segregate independently of members of another pair of factors.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False