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What are Mendel's four principles?
Inheritance, dominance, segragation, and assortment.
What is the purpose of a test cross and what phenotype do you use to cross with the unknown?
Determine the genotype of an individual with the dominant phenotype and cross the unknown with most recessive phenotypes.
What are the two types of polygenic traits?
Complementary interaction and supression epistasis.
With complete linkage, if the body colour and eye colour loci are on the same chromosome, will they sort independently?
No.
In "linkage without crossover are the two genes linked? If so, is it dependent or indepentent assortment?
Yes, independent assortment.
When considering the transmission of two or more genes, what three events can occur?
Independent assorment, linkage without crossing, and linkage with crossover.