Chapter 6, Section 1: Human Inheritance. Objectives. Identify some patterns of inheritance in humans. Describe the function of the sex chromosomes. Explain the relationship between genes and the environment. Patterns of human inheritance.
PowerPoint Slideshow about 'Chapter 6, Section 1: Human Inheritance' - thalia
An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation
Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.
In males, there is no matching allele on the Y chromosome to mask the allele on the X chromosome, so as a result, any allele on the X chromosome (even a recessive one) will produce the trait in a male who inherits it.
Males are much more likely than females to have a sex-linked trait that is controlled by a recessive allele