Inheritance

In this is lesson we will look at how to use genetic terms correctly. We will draw simple Punnett squares to show inheritance. We will then determine the probability of offspring displaying a particular characteristic

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

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Q1.What are the bases for DNA? (Choose 4 answers)

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Q2.What is a gene?

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Q3.Who has a Mars Rover named after them?

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Q4.Which of the following scientists did not receive a Nobel Prize for their work towards DNA discovery?

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Q5.What did Rosalind Franklin die from?

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.What are the bases for DNA? (Choose 4 answers)

Select four (4) boxes

1/5

Q2.What is a gene?

2/5

Q3.Who has a Mars Rover named after them?

3/5

Q4.Which of the following scientists did not receive a Nobel Prize for their work towards DNA discovery?

4/5

Q5.What did Rosalind Franklin die from?

5/5

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Inheritance

This short quiz will assess content covered in this session and prior knowledge.

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Q1.What does homozygous mean?

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Q2.Which of the following are heterozygous alleles?

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Q3.If black fur (B) is dominant to brown fur (b) and two heterozygous rabbits have offspring, what are the chances of the offspring having brown fur? (Draw a punnett square to help you if you want)

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Q4.If curly hair (S) is dominant to straight hair (s) and a homozygous straight haired dog (ss) and a homozygous curly haired dog (SS) have offspring, what are the chances of the offspring having straight hair? (Draw a punnett square to help you if you want)

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Q5.Why do offspring look like both of their biological parents?

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This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Inheritance

This short quiz will assess content covered in this session and prior knowledge.

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.What does homozygous mean?

1/5

Q2.Which of the following are heterozygous alleles?

2/5

Q3.If black fur (B) is dominant to brown fur (b) and two heterozygous rabbits have offspring, what are the chances of the offspring having brown fur? (Draw a punnett square to help you if you want)

3/5

Q4.If curly hair (S) is dominant to straight hair (s) and a homozygous straight haired dog (ss) and a homozygous curly haired dog (SS) have offspring, what are the chances of the offspring having straight hair? (Draw a punnett square to help you if you want)

4/5

Q5.Why do offspring look like both of their biological parents?

5/5

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