Inherited disorders (Part 1 - Foundation)

In this lesson we will learn how two disorders are inherited, and predict the probability of offspring inheriting these disorders.

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Quiz:

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!

Q1.How are chromosomes arranged in the nucleus?

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Q2.What is a version of a gene called?

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Q3.A mouse has the genotype BB for fur colour. What statements are true about the mouse's fur colour (tick 3 boxes)?

Select three (3) boxes

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Q4.What is the probability the offspring of the genetic cross will have blue eyes?

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Q5.Express 75% as a ratio

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Quiz:

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!

Q1.How are chromosomes arranged in the nucleus?

1/5

Q2.What is a version of a gene called?

2/5

Q3.A mouse has the genotype BB for fur colour. What statements are true about the mouse's fur colour (tick 3 boxes)?

Select three (3) boxes

3/5

Q4.What is the probability the offspring of the genetic cross will have blue eyes?

4/5

Q5.Express 75% as a ratio

5/5

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Worksheet

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Quiz:

Inherited Disorders Part 1

This quiz will assess you on knowledge learned in today's lesson, as well as what you have learned in earlier lessons

Q1.Inherited disorders are passed from...

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Q2.Inherited disorders are caused by...

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Q3.Tick the 3 statements which apply to polydactyly

Select three (3) boxes

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Q4.Tick the 4 statements which apply to cystic fibrosis

Select four (4) boxes

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Q5.What is the probability the offspring will have polydactyly? (You may have to draw out and complete the Punnett square to help you.)

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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:

Inherited Disorders Part 1

This quiz will assess you on knowledge learned in today's lesson, as well as what you have learned in earlier lessons

Q1.Inherited disorders are passed from...

1/5

Q2.Inherited disorders are caused by...

2/5

Q3.Tick the 3 statements which apply to polydactyly

Select three (3) boxes

3/5

Q4.Tick the 4 statements which apply to cystic fibrosis

Select four (4) boxes

4/5

Q5.What is the probability the offspring will have polydactyly? (You may have to draw out and complete the Punnett square to help you.)

5/5

Lesson summary: Inherited disorders (Part 1 - Foundation)

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