Biology (explaining inheritence)

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Genotype
The combination of alleles in an organism
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Phenotype
The physical apperance/characteristics of the organisms
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Homozygous
Both allels for a gene in an organism are the same
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Heterozygous
Both alleles for a gene in an organism are different
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Dominant
An organism has a dominant characteristic (either one alleale or both) this characteristic will be shown
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Recessive
The organism will only show a recessive characteristic if both alleales are present
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The physical apperance/characteristics of the organisms

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Phenotype

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Both allels for a gene in an organism are the same

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Both alleles for a gene in an organism are different

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Card 5

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An organism has a dominant characteristic (either one alleale or both) this characteristic will be shown

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