12.2 Vocabulary words
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What does Heredity mean?
Heredity means the passing of physical characteristics, or traits, from parents to offspring.
Genetics are the scientific study of heredity.
What Does fertilization mean?
A new organism begins to form when egg and sperm cells join in the process
Organism is the offspring of many generations that show the same form of a trait.
Are the different forms of a gene.
Is one whose trait always shows up in the organism when the allele is present.
On the other hand, is the hidden whenever the dominant allele is present.
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