Given: Only males inherited the mutant gene (white eyes)
Recall: Males: XY Females: XX (one X chromosome is deactivated)
Wild type fruit flies have red eyes. A white-eyed female fly is crossed with a red-eyed male fly. All of the females from the cross are red-eyed and all of the males, white-eyed. What type of inheritance pattern is this?
A. Independent assortment
B. Autosomal dominant
C. Autosomal recessive
D. Incomplete dominance
E. Sex-linked on X chromosome
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