Dominant: most important, powerful, or influential
Examples: Dimples, Freckles, Curly Hair
Recessive: relating to or denoting heritable characteristics controlled by genes that are expressed in offspring
Examples: Straight hair, thin lips, no hair on knuckles.
Genotype: genetic makeup of a cell
Examples: Hair color, eye color, height
Phenotype: composite of an organism's observable characteristics
Examples: (physically) a person’s shoe size, certain behaviors, how your voice sounds.