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phenotypemeiosis
genotype
monohybrid
dihybrid
crossing over
epistasis
polegenic traits
multiple allele
Homozygous dominant
incomplete dominance
pea plant
Gregor Mendel
mitosis
binary fission
punnett square
asexual reproduction
codominance
trait
heterozygous dominant
homozygous recessive
allele

Heredity Word Search

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Homologous Chromosomes
Law of Segregation
Principle of Allelelism
Allele
Complete Dominance
Dihybrid
Dominant
Gene
Genotype
Heterozygous
Homozygous
Hybrid
Mendel
Monohybrid
Phenotype
Punnett Square
Recessive
Trait

Principles of Heredity Crossword

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Gregor __________________, the "father of genetics" Mendel
The outward expression or appearance phenotype
An alternate form of a gene allele
Having non identical alleles heterozygous
Having identical alleles homozygous
Square used to determine probability and results of cross punnet
The allele that is masked or covered up by the dominant allele recessive
The genetic make-up of an organism genotype
A cross that involves ONE pair of contrasting traits monohybrid
The plants Mendel did his studies on peas
When neither allele is dominant, each is codominant
a diagram showing a person's paired chromosomes karyotype
cell division producing clones mitosis
reduction division meiosis
allele expressed if only one is present dominant
transfer of genetic material between organisms genetic engineering
describing a pair of similar chromosomes homologous

Mendelian Genetics Crossword

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mating between two individuals with different alleles for one trait Monohybrid Cross
specific characteristic of an organism Trait
a variant form of a gene Allele
cross between two different alleles that differ in two observed traits Dihybrid Cross
an organism that passes down certain phenotypic traits to its offspring True-breeding
the generation resulting immediately from a cross of the first set of parents F1 Generation
process of interbreeding individuals from genetically distinct populations Hybridization
any observable feature Character
parental generation P Generation
result of a cross between two F1 individuals F2 Generation
determines the appearance Dominant Allele
diagram used to predict an outcome of a particular cross or breeding experiment Punnett Square
hybrid that is heterozygous for alleles of two different genes Dihybrids
during the production of gametes the two copies of each hereditary factor separate so that offspring acquire one factor from each parent Law of Segregation
no effect on appearance Recessive Allele
genes where one is dominant and one is recessive Heterozygous
set of observable characteristics of an organism Phenotype
a hybrid that is heterozygous with respect to a specified gene Monohybrids
pair of matching alleles for a trait Homozygous
genetic cross between a homozygous recessive individual and corresponding heterozygote to determine the heterozygote’s genotype (PP x pP) Testcross
genetic constitution of an individual organism Genotype
mating between two individuals with different alleles for one trait Monohybrid Cross
variation in hereditary factors for independent characteristics Indept. Assortment

Genetics Word Search

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Chromosome
Traits
RNA
Replication
Recessive
Purebred
Punnett Square
Proteins
Probability
Phenotype
Pea Plants
Parents
Mutation
Mitosis
Meiosis
Inherited
Hybrid
Homozygous
Heterozygous
heredity
Genotype
Genetics
Genes
Dominant
DNA
Allele

Genetic Terms Crossword

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Genetic makeup in letters; RR Genotype
Boxes used to show all possible combos of alleles in a cross Punnet Squares
Alleles are blended together; RED+WHITE=PINK Incomplete Dominance
Both alleles are expressed; BLACK+WHITE= CHECKERS Codominance
Father of genetics Gregor Mendel
Study of heredity Genetics
Any inherited characteristic Heredity
One trait is observed Monohybrid Cross
Version of a gene Allele
Two of the same alleles Homozygous
Two different alleles Heterozygous
Two traits are being observed Di hybrid Cross

World of Genetics Word Search

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Characteristic
Mendel
Thymine
RNA
Recessive
Punnett Square
Probability
Phenotype
Pea Plants
Nitrogenous Bases
Mutation
Inherit
Hybrid
Homozygous
Heterozygous
Heredity
Guanine
Genotype
Genetics
Gene
Dominant
DNA
Cytosine
Cloning
Chromosome
Allele
Adenine

Genetics Word Search

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gene
heterozygous
homozygous
allele
dominant
genotype
phenotype
probability
punnett square
recessive
trait

Genetics Word Search

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Results
Molecule
Mutation
Translation
Transciption
RNA
Replication
Nucleotide
DNA
Pedigrees
Inheritance
Polygenic
Codominance
Incomplete
PunnettSquare
Heterozygous
Homozygous
Genotype
Phenotype
Allele
Gene
Chromosomes
Offspring
Parent
Conclusions
Traits
Recessive
Dominate
Hybrid
Generation
CossPollination
TrueBreeding
PeaPlant
Mendel
Gregor
Genetics
Heredity

Chapter 11 Biology Word Search

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gamete
segregation
principle of dominance
allele
gene
hybrid
trait
fertilization
genetics
punnett square
genotype
phenotype
heterozygous
homozygous
probability
polygenic trait
multiple allele
codominance
incomplete dominance
independent variable
zygote
crossing over
tetrad
meiosis
haploid
diploid
homologous

Heredity Crossword

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Discovered how traits were passed Gregor Mendel
Type of picture that shows homologous chromosomes Karyotype
Traits that could be physically seen Phenotype
Traits that appear in the form of genes Genotype
Plant that Gregor Mendel used for his tests Pea Plant
When two alleles are the same Homozygous
When two alleles are not the same Heterozygous
Square that shows offspring possibilities Punnett Square
An offspring of two different beings Hybrid
Offspring from unmixed breed Purebred
The study of how traits are passed Genetics
Trait that is strong Dominant
Trait that is weak Recessive
A section that gives instructions for a specific trait Gene
The passing of traits from one to another Heredity