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One allele can mask other allele

Dominant

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One allele is masked by other allele

Recessive

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Segment of DNA that codes for a trait

Gene

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Characteristics

Traits

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Place where gene is on the chromosomes

Locus

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Two alleles are the same

Homozygous

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Two alleles that aren't the same

Heterozygous

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Genetic makeup
Must give letters

Genotype

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Physical appearance
Color, shape

Phenotype

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Method to identify possible outcomes of a cross

Punett square

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Cross involving one trait
Eye color

Monohybrid

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Cross involving two traits

Dyhibrid

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Parental generation

P generation

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Offspring of parental cross

F1

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Offspring of f1
Insest

F2

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Alternative forms of a gene

Alleles