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Autosomal Inheritance

Q. This hypothetical pedigree for a disease in humans illustrated inheritance that is:A. autosomal dominantB. carried on the Y chromosomeC. sex-linked...

Solved • Sep 29, 2018

Autosomal Inheritance

Q. Hemophilia C is an autosomal recessive disorder. Complete the Punnet square and answer the questions below, given only the following:Jenny and Mike...

Solved • Sep 20, 2018

Autosomal Inheritance

Q. Complete the Punnet square and answer the questions below given only the following:John's parents are Donna, a carrier for Hemophilia A, and Tony w...

Solved • Sep 20, 2018

Autosomal Inheritance

Q. A genetic disorder affected a family as shown in the pedigree below. Affected individuals are indicated by a closed square (male) or circle (female...

Solved • Sep 19, 2018

Autosomal Inheritance

Q. In the following human pedigree, how would you predict the trais to be passed on?A. autosomal dominantB. autosomal recessiveC. X-linked recessiveD....

Solved • Sep 17, 2018

Autosomal Inheritance

Q. Use the pedigree in this picture to explain if it represents a recessive or dominant condition and give the possible phenotypes representing your a...

Solved • Aug 24, 2018

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Q. The given pedigree below is of a genetic condition which gives affected individuals a star-shaped mark on their neck. The shaded individuals all ca...

Solved • Aug 18, 2018

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Q. Look at the pedigree below. What is the genotype of the parents of individuals 1, 2, and 3?A. cannot be determinedB. ffC. FfD. FF

Solved • Aug 2, 2018

Autosomal Inheritance

Q. Look at the pedigree. If individual 3 marries a carrier for cystic fibrosis, what would be the chance of cystic fibrosis in their children?A. 75% c...

Solved • Aug 2, 2018

Autosomal Inheritance

Q. Look at the pedigree below. Let's say that individual 2 has achild with a man who does not have the disease and is not a carrier (FF). What are the...

Solved • Aug 2, 2018

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Q. Individuals III-3 and III-3 are expecting their first child when they became aware that they both havea family history of this recessive condition....

Solved • Aug 1, 2018

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Q. The following pedigree shows _____ type of inheritance.A. dominantB. both dominant and recessiveC. not enough informationD. recessive

Solved • Jul 31, 2018

Autosomal Inheritance

Q. Look at the pedigree shown. What is the most likely pattern of inheritance for this trait?A. X-linked dominantB. X-linked recessiveC. Autosomal dom...

Solved • Jul 19, 2018

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Q. Consider the following pedigree of a rare autosomal recessive disease. Assume all people marrying into the pedigree do not carry the abnormal allel...

Solved • Jul 18, 2018

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Q. John and Sue are expecting a child, but are concerned about a rare autosomal recessive disease that is present in both of their families. In the pe...

Solved • Jul 17, 2018

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Q. Five generations back, you have learned that your great great grandmother had a rare autosomal recessive disease that is manifested by the strange ...

Solved • Jul 5, 2018

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Q. Assume that this pedigree reflects the inheritance of an autosomal recessive disease allele. Use 'a' for the recessive allele and 'A' for the corre...

Solved • Jul 5, 2018

Autosomal Inheritance

Q. Ann's family has a history of cystic fibrosis, a recessive genetic disease. In the pedigree below, family members who are afflicted with the diseas...

Solved • Jul 2, 2018

Autosomal Inheritance

Q. Cystic fibrosis is an autosomal recessive disorder that affects lung function in humans. If a couple, who are both unaffected, have an affected chi...

Solved • Jun 11, 2018

Autosomal Inheritance

Q. What is the genotype of a man who has freckles (dominant) and is color-blind, if his mother lacked freckles?A man with a widow’s peak, whose mother...

Solved • Jun 11, 2018

Autosomal Inheritance

Q. Which of the following is LEAST likely to be a health problem for someone with cystic fibrosis?a. nutritional deficienciesb. diabetesc. frequent in...

Solved • Jun 5, 2018

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Q. Why can an autosomal recessive disorder skip one or more generations in a family, but an autosomal dominant disorder cannot?

Solved • May 23, 2018

Autosomal Inheritance

Q. If the shaded phenotype in the pedigree above is caused by an autosomal dominant allele, then what is the chance that individuals labeled 4 & 5...

Solved • Dec 1, 2017

Autosomal Inheritance

Q. Assume that in cats, a crooked tail is caused by an autosomal recessive allele. A male and female cat, each with normal tails, have previously had ...

Solved • Dec 1, 2017

Autosomal Inheritance

Q. The inheritance of a particular facial hair pattern in a given family is indicated below. Answer the following questions about this family tree.

Solved • Oct 24, 2017

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Q. The following pedigree shows the presence of individuals bearing extra fingers and toes--exhibiting "polydactyly." Explain the genetic mechanism fo...

Solved • Oct 23, 2017

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Q. Your research in hematology has led you to the discovery of a new type of inherited anemia, which exists in two forms- - mild and severe . The info...

Solved • Oct 23, 2017

Autosomal Inheritance

Q. In Huntington disease, a child will typically only get the disease if one parent also has it. It is as common in boys as in girls. This disease is:...

Solved • Jul 27, 2017

Autosomal Inheritance

Q. In cystic fibrosis, two unaffected carriers can have a child with the disease. It is as common in boys as in girls. This disease is:  a. Autosomal...

Solved • Jul 27, 2017

Autosomal Inheritance

Q. In pedigree charts, autosomal recessive disorders typically:  a. Appear in every generation b. Appear only in males c. Appear only in females d...

Solved • Jul 26, 2017

Autosomal Inheritance

Q. In pedigree charts, autosomal dominant disorders typically:  a. Appear only in males b. Appear only in females c. Appear in every generation d....

Solved • Jul 26, 2017

Autosomal Inheritance

Q. If a person has a recessive allele for a disease and that allele is masked by a normal dominant allele, this person:  a. Homozygous for the diseas...

Solved • Jul 26, 2017

Autosomal Inheritance

Q. To inherit an autosomal recessive disorder requires a person to receive the disease causing allele from:  a. The father only b. The mother only ...

Solved • Jul 26, 2017

Autosomal Inheritance

Q. To inherit an autosomal dominant disorder a person could receive the disease causing allele from:  a. The father only, not the mother b. The moth...

Solved • Jul 26, 2017

Autosomal Inheritance

Q. A healthy young couple are both carriers of cystic fibrosis, the chance that each of their future children will inherit this serious illness is:  ...

Solved • Jul 26, 2017

Autosomal Inheritance

Q. Use the pedigree diagram below to answer the following question. Blue toes is an autosomal recessive trait.What is the genotype of the female in ge...

Solved • Jul 26, 2017