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Problem: What mode of inheritance is seen in the pedigree below?A. Autosomal dominantB. X-linked dominantC. X-linked recessiveD. Mitochondrial linkedE. Y-linked

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In a pedigree analysis, the shapes that are shaded indicate the individuals that are affected with the trait in question. the round shapes are for the females and the squares are the males. Pedigree analysis is useful in mapping the phenotypes exhibited by family members through a number of generations.

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What mode of inheritance is seen in the pedigree below?

A. Autosomal dominant

B. X-linked dominant

C. X-linked recessive

D. Mitochondrial linked

E. Y-linked

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