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Teaching Non-Mendelian inheritance

Non-Mendelian inheritance

Many characteristics have more complex inheritance patterns than those studied by Mendel. They are complicated by factors such as codominance, incomplete dominance, multiple alleles and environmental influences.

CK-12 (High School)

ESSENTIAL QUESTION:

How is the inheritance of most traits more complicated than Mendel's ideas of inheritance?
STANDARDS:
RST.1 - Analysis & Evidence, RST.2 - Main Ideas, RST.8 - Evaluate Claim/Hypothesis

DEPTH OF KNOWLEDGE (DOK) LEVELS:

2,3
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