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Internet:  DNA, Genes, and Heredity

http://gslc.genetics.utah.edu/units/basics/

 

Click on the “Tour of the Basics” and watch the following:  “What is DNA?”, What is a Gene?”, and “ What is a Chromosome?”   Define the following terms.

 

A)        DNA

 

 

 

 

B)        Genes

 

 

 

 

C)        Chromosome

 

 

 

How many Chromosomes?

 

1)         Carp

 

2)         Mosquito

           

3)         Onion

           

 

Finish the “Tour of the Basics” by watching:  “What is a Protein”, “What is Heredity”, and “What is a Trait.”  (Use the back of the page if necessary.)

 

Notes on “What is a Protein”

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Notes on “What is Heredity”

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Notes on “What is a Trait”

 

 

 

 

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