Genetics - Some Basic Fundamentals

  • Question
    ICSEENIBI10002914

    Match the terms in column I with their explanation in column II

    A. Genetics (i) Chromosomes similar in size and shape
    B. Autosomes (ii) The alternative forms of a gene
    C. Recessive gene (iii) A gene that can express only when in a similar pair. 
    D. Allele (iv) A gene that can express only when in a similar pair.
    E. Homologous chromosomes (v) chromosomes other than the pair of sex chromosomes

    Solution

    A.

    Genetics

    (i)

    A gene that can express only when in a similar pair. 

    B.

    Autosomes

    (ii)

    chromosomes other than the pair of sex chromosomes

    C.

    Recessive gene

    (iii)

    A gene that can express only when in a similar pair.

    D.

    Allele

    (iv)

    The alternative forms of a gene

    E.

    Homologous chromosomes

    (v)

    Chromosomes similar in size and shape

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