Genetics Vocab

Chromosomes: Made of genes, we have 23 pairs of them

Genes: Parts of Chromosomes that create traits, x and y

Traits: Attributes generated by genes, widows peak

Dominant Gene: The genes that overpower the recessive ones, brown eyes

Recessive Gene: The genes that are less prominent, blue eyes

Phenotype: Desc. of trait, Ss

Genotype: Gene combo for a trait, accgttt