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World of Genetics Word Search

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Heredity Word Search

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Genetics Word Search

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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 Crossword Puzzle

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Factors that control a trait Allele
A person's genetic makeup Genotype
A person's physical appearance Phenotype
A change in a gene or chromosome Mutation
A chart that tracks which members of a family have a particular trait Pedigree
A picture of all the chromosomes in a cell Karyotype
An organism that has the same genes as the organism it was produced from Clone
Breeding two individuals with similar traits Inbreeding
Same alleles for a single trait Homozygous
Different alleles fo a single trait Hetrozygous
The science behind heredity Genectics
The chance of something occuring Probability
When two alleles are equal and present in both the phenotype and genotype of an organism Codominance
A chart that shows all the possible combinations of two genotypes Punnet Square
The process that produces 4 sex cells Meiosis
Breeding two individuals with different traits Hybridization
Moving healthy genes into cells to replace missing or abnormal genes in order to correct a genetic disorder Gene therapy
A genetic problem caused by an issue in an organism's genes Genetic disorder
A trait controlled by three or more alleles is said to have ________________ Multiple alleles
Choosing two organisms with desired traits to be bred Selective breeding

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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

Genetics Word Search

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genotype
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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

Heredity and Genetics Crossword

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a distinguishing quality or characteristic trait
the offspring of two organisms with different forms of the same traits hybrid
trait that is blocked by the presence of a dominant factor recessive
a section of a chromosome that has genetic information for one trait gene
the two alleles that control the phenotype of a trait genotype
When the allele for a trait is on an X or Y sexlinked
when the two alleles of a gene are the same homozygous
when the two alleles of a gene are different heterozygous
a model used to predict possible genotypes and phenotypes of offspring Punnettsquare
the passing of traits from parents to offspring heredity
the study of how traits are passed from parents to offspring genetics
trait that blocks another genetic factor dominant
thread-like structures located inside the nucleus of cells that contain the genetic information that controls traits chromosome
different forms of the same genes alleles
how a trait appears or “is expressed” phenotype
when the offspring’s phenotype is a combination of the parent’s phenotypes incompletedominance
when both alleles can be observed in a phenotype codominance
deoxyribonucleic acid – an organism’s genetic material DNA
a molecule with a nitrogen base, a sugar, and a phosphate group nucleotide