It Skips a Generation: Traits, Genes, and Crosses (Teacher Edition)

by: Elizabeth Rice, Marianne Krasny, and Margaret E. Smith

Many of the early discoveries in genetics occured in plants. Plants have a few special characteristics that make them ideal for studying genetics. From one known cross, many genetically similar "siblings" are produced. Building from Gregor Mendel's crosses with peas, students review plant breeding populations and crosses. Emphasis is placed on recessive and dominant traits as well as Mendelian quantitative traits. Questions focus on genetics and evolution.


Type Book ChapterPub Date 1/1/2006Stock # PB199XT_1

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