*Dominant traits are those that are expressed or seen when a heterozygous genotype is present.
*Dominant traits are the usually more seen traits
*EX: When a child has a dark hair both parents have dark hair.
*EX:when the child has dark eyes but the parents have dark eyes.
*EX:When a kid takes after both parents.
*Recessive traits can be carried in a person's genes without appearing in that person.
*recessive traits are genes that you have but aren't shown.
*EX:You grandparents having dark eyes but you having light eyes.
*EX: your mama having brown hair but you having blonde hair.
*EX:your mama and dad having a normal thumb but yours is a hitchhiker.
*the genetic constitution of an individual organism
the total of genes transfered from parent to kid.
*the set of observable characteristics of an individual resulting from the interaction of its genotype with the environment.
*a trait we can observe
*EX:making a pigment in our eyes