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Chromosomal Basis of Inheritance

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Chromosomal Basis of Inheritance


This activity contains 5 questions.

Question 1
1 Mendel formulated his principles of inheritance based on _____.
 
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Question 2
2 Mendel observed that pairs of alleles were separated or segregated in gametes and that they were rejoined in fertilization. We know that pairs of _____ are segregated in _____ and then are rejoined through fertilization.
 
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Question 3
3 As we now understand it, the Law of Independent Assortment applies _____.
 
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Question 4
4 If you are a male, the Law of Independent Assortment indicates that your gametes contain _____.
 
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Question 5
5 How have Mendel's laws fared as we have learned more about cell biology and processes such as meiosis?
 
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