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CATEGORY 1

CATEGORY 2

CATEGORY 3

CATEGORY 4

CATEGORY 5

CATEGORY 6

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CATEGORY

ABBREVIATED
CATEGORY

Explanation

VOCABULARY

VOCAB

DOMINANT OR RECESSIVE

DOM V.

REC

CHROMOSOMES

CHROMO-

FATHER OF GENETICS

MENDEL

CLUE 1

ROW VALUE
200 POINTS


Response 1

THE PASSING OF TRAITS FROM

PARENT TO OFFSPRING

WHAT IS HEREDITY?

R

WHAT IS DOMINANT?

A BABY CONTAINING 2 X

CHROMOSOMES "XX"

WHAT IS A GIRL?

AUSTRIAN MONK WHO

STUDIED PEAS AND FOUND

GENETICS IS PASS DOWN

FROM BOTH PARENTS

WHO IS MENDEL?

CLUE 2

ROW VALUE
400 POINTS


Response 2

THE STUDY OF HOW TRAITS

ARE INHERITED THROUGH THE

INTERACTION OF ALLELES

WHAT IS GENETICS?

GREEN POD COLOR

WHAT IS DOMINANT?

THREE COPIES OF

CHROMOSOME 21

WHAT IS DOWN'S

SYNDROME?

ONE OF THE SEVEN TRAITS

THAT MENDEL STUDIED

SEEDS (2), PODS (2),

HEIGHT,FLOWER

CLUE 3

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600 POINTS


Response 3

A TRAIT THAT DOMINATES, OR

COVERS UP

WHAT IS A DOMINANT

TRAIT?

TALL PEA PLANT

WHAT IS DOMINANT?

XY

WHAT IS A BOY?

MENDEL CALLED THE TALL

FROM OF A PLANT THIS

BECAUSE IT SEEMED TO

COVER UP THE SHORT FROM

OF THE PLANT

WHAT IS DOMINANT?

CLUE 4

ROW VALUE
800 POINTS


Response 4

THE GENETICE MAKE-UP OF AN

ORGANISM

WHAT IS A GENOTYPE?

SEED COLOR

WHAT IS YELLOW?

23 PAIRS OF CHROMOSOMES

WHAT IS HOW MANY

PAIRS IN A HUMAN?

THE YEAR IN WHICH MENDEL

FIRST STUDIED PEA PLANT

GENETICS

WHAT IS 1856?

CLUE 5

ROW VALUE
1000 POINTS


Response 5

THE WAY AN ORGANSIM

LOOKS AND BEHAVES AS A

RESULT OF ITS GENOTYPE

WHAT IS A PHENOTYPE?

WRINKLED PEAS

WHAT IS RECESSIVE?

NUMBER OF CHROMOSOMES

INHERITED FROM EACH

PARENT

WHAT IS 23?

THE TRAIT THAT SEEMS TO

DISAPPEAR TO BE COVERED UP

WHAT IS A RECESSIVE

TRAIT?

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SEPARATING CELLS  

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ALLELES SEPARATE INTOSEPARATE SEX CELLS     

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WHAT IS MEIOSIS?

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CATEGORY 1

CATEGORY 2

CATEGORY 3

CATEGORY 4

CATEGORY 5

CATEGORY 6

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CATEGORY

ABBREVIATED
CATEGORY

Explanation

VOCABULARY

VOCAB

PROBABILITY

% % % %

BLOOD TYPE

BLOOD

MISCELLANOUS

MISC

CLUE 1

ROW VALUE
400 POINTS


Response 1

A HANDY TOOL IN THE SHAPE

OF A SQUARE USED TO

PREDICT MENDELIAN GENETICS

WHAT IS A PUNNETT

SQUARE?

THE PERCENTAGE OF

HOMOZYGOUS OFFSPRING

WHEN 2 HETEROZYGOUS

ROUND PARENTS ARE

CROSSED

50%

MOTHER = A FATHER = A

A

A GENETIC DISORDER

OCCURING WHEN 3 PAIRS OF

CHROMOSOME ARE FOUND ON

THE 21ST CHROMOSOME

WHAT IS DOWN'S

SYNDROME?

CLUE 2

ROW VALUE
800 POINTS


Response 2

AN ORGANISM THAT HAS TWO

ALLELES THA TARE THE SAME

WHAT IS HOMOZYGOUS?

THE PERCENTAGE THAT A

HOMOZYGOUS OFFSPRING

WILL OCCURE IF 2

HOMOZYGOUS ROUND

PARENTS ARE CROSSED

100%

FATHER = A MOTHER = O

A

A GENETIC DISORDER FOUND

ONLY ON THE X CHROMOSOME

WHAT IS

COLOR-BLINDNESS?

CLUE 3

ROW VALUE
1200 POINTS


Response 3

WHEN THE OFFSPRING OF TWO

HOMOZYGOUS PARENTS

SHOW AN INTERMEDIATE

PHENOTYPE

WHAT IS INCOMPLETE

DOMINANCE?

THE PERCENTAGE OF GETTING

A HETEROZYGOUS WRINKLED

OFFSPRING

0%

FATHER = O MOTHER = B

B

A RECESSIVE GENETIC

DISORDER COMMONLY FOUND

IN CAUCASIAN AMERICANS

THAT CAUSES A THICK MUCUS

IN THE LUNGS

WHAT IS CYSTIC

FIBROSIS?

CLUE 4

ROW VALUE
1600 POINTS


Response 4

OCCURS WHEN A GROUP OF

GENE PAIRS ACTS TOGETHER

TO PRODUCE A TRAIT

WHAT IS POLYGENETIC

INHERITANCE?

PERCENTAGE OF PALOMINO

HORSES WHEN A CHESNET

AND A CREMELLO HORSE ARE

CROSSED

100%

FATHER = B MOTHER = A

AB

XX

WHAT IS FEMALE?

CLUE 5

ROW VALUE
2000 POINTS


Response 5

AN ORGANISM THAT HAS TWO

DIFFERENT ALLELES FOR A

TRAIT

WHAT IS

HETEROZYGOUS?

PROBABILITY OF GETTING A

PINK FLOWER WHEN A

INCOMPLETE DOMINANT RED

AND INCOMPLETE DOMINANT

WHITE FLOWER ARE CROSSED

100%

MOTHER = O FATHER = O

O

XY

WHAT IS A MALE?

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SEPARATING CELLS  

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 CLUE:   

ALLELES SEPARATE INTOSEPARATE SEX CELLS     

 Response:   

WHAT IS MEIOSIS?

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