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Can anyone provide a good example (website or whatever) of a Pedigree chart in regards to eye colour? Help!

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    what does physiology and anotomy mean I am doing a project. I need to know the phisology of lungs and anotomy of lungs

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    Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum.

    1. (a student's example): http://www.schools.manatee.k12.fl.us/webdisk/181RMIRANDILLA/WebPages/fear.1/fearpedigre.htm

    2. (a PDF file to download):
    www.rcps.org/dis/MICE/Inspiration/pedigree_qs.doc

    3. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Recessive_gene

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    Lisa, thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum, but if you post under Jen's question, it is assumed you are answering her post. If you have a separate question, you need to select the "Post a New Question."

    A good dictionary will give you a definition of the words you need.

    physiology = Main Entry: phys·i·ol·o·gy
    Pronunciation: "fi-zE-'ä-l&-jE
    Function: noun
    Etymology: Latin physiologia natural science, from Greek, from physi- + -logia -logy
    Date: 1597
    1 : a branch of biology that deals with the functions and activities of life or of living matter (as organs, tissues, or cells) and of the physical and chemical phenomena involved; compare ANATOMY
    2 : the organic processes and phenomena of an organism or any of its parts or of a particular bodily process
    - phys·i·ol·o·gist /-jist/ noun

    anatomy (be sure to spell it correctly) = Main Entry: anat·o·my
    Pronunciation: &-'na-t&-mE
    Function: noun
    Inflected Form(s): plural -mies
    Etymology: Late Latin anatomia dissection, from Greek anatomE, from anatemnein to dissect, from ana- + temnein to cut
    Date: 14th century
    1 : a branch of morphology that deals with the structure of organisms
    2 : a treatise on anatomic science or art
    3 : the art of separating the parts of an organism in order to ascertain their position, relations, structure, and function : DISSECTION
    4 : obsolete : a body dissected or to be dissected
    5 : structural makeup especially of an organism or any of its parts
    6 : a separating or dividing into parts for detailed examination : ANALYSIS
    7 a (1) : SKELETON (2) : MUMMY b : the human body
    - an·a·tom·ic /"a-n&-'tä-mik/ or an.a.tom.i.cal adjective
    - an·a·tom·i·cal·ly /-mi-k(&-)lE/ adverb

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    Here are some sites for you, Lisa:

    1. http://www.le.ac.uk/pa/teach/va/anatomy/case2/frmst2.html

    2. http://www.teleflexmedical.com/ucd/normal_anatomy_physiology.php

    3. http://www.iressa.com/iressaHCP/9898_11911_2_3_0.aspx

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