Science 4.1

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  1. What is HEREDITARY?
    HEREDITARY is the passing of physical characteristics.
  2. What is a TRAIT?
    Each different form of a characteristic, such as stem height or sedd color is a TRAIT.
  3. What is GENETICS?
    GENETICS is the scientific study of hereditary.
  4. What is the process of FERTILIZATION?
    A new organism begins to form when egg and sperm join in the process called FERTILIZATION.
  5. What is a PUREBREAD ORGANISM?
    A PUREBREAD ORGANISM is the offspring of many generations that have the same trait.
  6. What is a GENE?
    A GENE is a word used for the factors that control a trait.
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