Genetics Mendel and Inheritance

by Natalie Kuldell


1. What does "genotype" refer to?

2. Mendel's First Law states that the factors that determine physical traits are carried only by sperm cells.

3. When two organisms are crossed, the offspring are referred to as

4. Mendel believed that physical traits of pea plants are determined by

5. A chart used to determine the offspring of a genetic cross is called a

6. Mendel's Second Law states that alleles randomly and independently segregate into an organism's gametes.

7. Incomplete dominance results in

8. If snapdragons demonstrate incomplete dominance in flower color, what would be the result of a cross between a red-flowered snapdragon with a white-flowered snapdragon?

My scientific studies have afforded me great gratification; and I am convinced that it will not be long before the whole world acknowledges the results of my work.

-Gregor Mendel,
1822-1884

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