Mendelian Genetics. Chapter 10.2 (277). How Genetics Began. Mendel and Others Studied Garden-Pea Traits Gregor Mendel was an Austrian monk He was the first to apply mathematics to predict the way traits would be passed from one generation of pea plant to the other. Why peas?
Chapter 10.2 (277)
Mendel and Others Studied Garden-Pea Traits
Mendel Observed that Traits Are Expressed as Simple Ratios
He was recording and analyzing quantitative data at every step… that’s what made him different!!!!
Mendel formed many hypotheses throughout his research: