Science Quiz #2 Chapter 7

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Science Quiz #2 Chapter 7

This is another quiz that will help you study Chapter 7 in Life Science.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    ___________ is the study of inheritance?
  • 2. 
    What kind of plants did Mendel use in his experiments
  • 3. 
    In Mendel's experiment, was the F¹ generation produced from a purebred or hybrid cross?  
  • 4. 
    How did Mendel represent factors for dominant traits?
  • 5. 
    How many chromosomes does a normal human cell have?
  • 6. 
    What are Mendel's factors called today?
  • 7. 
    What do the letters that are placed along the top and side of a Punnett square represent?
  • 8. 
    Explain the difference between incomplete dominance and codominance.
  • 9. 
    What does it mean when a trait is sex-linked?
  • 10. 
    Name the Austrian monk whose work marks the beginning of modern genetics.
  • 11. 
    How would you represent an organism that is purebred and dominant for a certain trait, using the letter A? Also using the letter A, write the representation of a hybrid organism.
  • 12. 
    What are the three ways to learn about a baby before it is born?
    • A. 

      Its sex

    • B. 

      Ultrasound

    • C. 

      Amniocentesis

    • D. 

      Galactosemia

    • E. 

      Fetoscope

  • 13. 
    Explain the difference between an organism's phenotype and genotype.