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Teaching Mendelian inheritance in humans

Mendelian inheritance in humans

Mendelian inheritance refers to the inheritance of traits controlled by a single gene with two alleles, one of which may be dominant to the other. Not many human traits are controlled by a single gene with two alleles, but they are a good starting point for understanding human heredity.

CK-12 (High School)

ESSENTIAL QUESTION:

How are traits on sex chromosomes inherited differently than traits on the other 22 sets of chromosomes?
STANDARDS:
RST.1 - Analysis & Evidence, RST.2 - Main Ideas

DEPTH OF KNOWLEDGE (DOK) LEVELS:

1,2,3
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