chapter 12.2

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  1. heredity means?
    passing of physical characteristics, or traits, from parents to offspring.
  2. scientific study of heredity is the definition of what?
    Genetics
  3. what does fertilization mean?
    a new organism begins to form when the egg and the spermĀ  cells join
  4. the offspring of many generations that show the same form of a trait is the definition of what word?
    purebred
  5. alleles means?
    diffrent forms of a gene
  6. dominant allele means?
    one whose trait always shows up in the oraganism when the allele is present
  7. is hidden whenever the dominant allele is present what is it?
    ressesive allele
  8. what does hybrid mean?
    an organism that has two diffrent allels for traits

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