Biology Exam 3

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  1. Linked Genes
    Two genes that are on the same chromosome and whose loci are close in proximity
  2. What would indicate that two genes are linked?
    If two of the possible phenotypes occur in very large numbers and the remaining two occur in small numbers, this indicates a linked gene. While the small number should be zero, occasionally it is separated by crossing over.
  3. Which type of inheritance results in a contiuum similar to a bell curve(assuming that environmental factors play no part in the matter)?
    polygenic inheritance
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Biology Exam 3
My review of terms and facts that I need to know based on the Mock exam.
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