Genetics

Your pathetic if you dont know genetics!

What is Genetics and Heredity?

~Genetics: Branch of biology that studies heredity. ~Heredity: Passing on of characteristics from parents to offspring.

Who studied and discovered Genetics?

Gregor Mendel studied and discovered genetics. He is known as the "Father of Genetics". For years, he studied pea plants because they grow fast and he got a lot of data out of it. Gregor predicted the future and helped to where we are today.

Genotype and Phenotype

Gen:-Gene combinations of an Organism. -Homozygous and heterozygous for traits. Phen: -The way an Organsim looks or behaved. -It can be Environmentally impacted.

Upper case letters are dominant and lower case letters are recessive.

Homozygous and Heterozygous

Homo- (GG or gg) Two alleles of the trait are the same. Hetero- (Gg) Two alleles for the trait differ from each other

If you want to know about some of your traits, then make a punnit square chart!