Ch. 11 Inheriting Genes

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Ch. 11 Inheriting Genes - Quiz

Ch 11 Review for 2nd test


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    1. How many offspring will have GG genotype:        Gg genotype:        gg genotype:2. What is the phenotype ratio for this Punnet square:
  • 2. 
    The"father of genetics" is?
    • A. 

      Tom Leykis

    • B. 

      Gregory Mendel

    • C. 

      George Bush

    • D. 

      Aristotle

  • 3. 
    Before Mendel's experiment, most people believed the " ___________ Hypothesis
    • A. 

      Blending

    • B. 

      Lady Gaga

    • C. 

      XXY

  • 4. 
    Gregor Mendel manipulated the pollination of the flowers by removing the __________. 
    • A. 

      Stem

    • B. 

      Stamen

    • C. 

      Leaves

    • D. 

      Bubble gum

  • 5. 
    A _______ is a unit of information about a specific trait.Clue: Four letter word that starts with the letter G 
  • 6. 
    Each gene has a specific location on the chromosome. This is called a _________. 
    • A. 

      Nucluei

    • B. 

      Loci/Locus

    • C. 

      Germ

  • 7. 
    Alleles are different __________ forms of a gene.
    • A. 

      Receptive

    • B. 

      Electronical

    • C. 

      Molecular

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 8. 
    We each have __ alleles: 1 from our mother; 1 from our father
  • 9. 
    There are two types of Alleles:
  • 10. 
    This is an example of a?
    • A. 

      A pickled egg

    • B. 

      A monohybrid Punnet Square

    • C. 

      A Dihybrid grid

  • 11. 
    Genotype refers to the
    • A. 

      Expressed traits.

    • B. 

      Genes carried on the chromosome.

  • 12. 
    Phenotype refers to the
    • A. 

      Expressed traits.

    • B. 

      Genes carried on the chromosome.

  • 13. 
    Select the appropriate theory for this statement.During gamete formation, the Alleles segregate from each other. (crossing over)
    • A. 

      Mendel's theory of Independent Assortment

    • B. 

      Mendel's Theory of Segregation

    • C. 

      Mendel's theory of Dependent Assortment

  • 14. 
    Interaction between products of gene pairs , such as mammalian hair color describes what process?
  • 15. 
    Select the correct theory for this statementMembers of each pair of homologous chromosomes are sorted into gametes at random during meiosis.
    • A. 

      Dependent Assortment

    • B. 

      Independent Assortment

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