Genes and Cell Division

By the end of this lesson you will be able to:
- give examples of inherited traits
- describe Mendel’s work with the genetics of peas
- differentiate between purebred and hybrid
- explain the difference between dominant and recessive traits
- define phenotype and genotype
The Origin of Modern Genetics
Genetics –
Purebred –
Cross –
Hybrid –
Dominant –
Recessive –
When does an organism show the recessive trait? When does it show the dominant
Phenotype –
Genotype –
Homework: On a separate sheet of paper complete the exercise on pages SA 67-68.