Genetics

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  1. 7th G science

    What is/are the main factor(s) that determine(s) the height of a plant (genetics, environment, or both)? Explain your answer. I think that only genetics play a role but I am not sure.

    asked by softball lover on January 29, 2017
  2. Criminal Justice

    Discuss the merits of the idea that genetics are a source for criminal behavior. Make sure to provide examples that can be found through research studies and have evidence linking genetics and crime, including twin studies, adoption studies, and

    asked by Danita on September 9, 2013
  3. Science

    Lesson 10:introduction to genetics unit test science 8A unit 2: introduction to genetics Connexus Wht are the awnsers any1:P 👍

    asked by DodgersFAN on October 5, 2017
  4. Psych

    CAN SOMEONE REVIEW MY ANSWERS AND TELL ME IF THIS IS CORRECT? Why is it flawed to ask how much of a particular behavior is due to genetics and how much is due to experience? It is inconsistent to think that behaviors are solely due to our genetic make-up.

    asked by SinnerSaved on January 30, 2009
  5. biology

    Are an organism's characteristics determined only by its genes? Explain. Yes, an organism's characteristics are determined only by It's genes becuase the parents give their offspring genes which determines their characteristics. Is my answer correct? Do I

    asked by franny on February 25, 2007
  6. Science

    What is Genetics?

    asked by Hossain on February 24, 2015
  7. science (ASAP)

    what does the notation TT mean to genetics

    asked by Miranda on November 29, 2016
  8. maths

    Relation b/w genetics and gp

    asked by maya on October 31, 2016
  9. Biology 101

    How are meiosis and genetics related?

    asked by Anita fields on October 25, 2010
  10. Science

    How are the structures in genetics related?

    asked by Jack on October 6, 2010
  11. Biology

    How can the genetics of a human be studied?

    asked by Anonymous on September 21, 2017
  12. science

    why are karyotypes important tools for genetics?

    asked by Anonymous on May 12, 2009
  13. science

    I am looking for my study guide - what ends translation ( genetics)

    asked by sam on March 18, 2009
  14. 7th grade science

    name two scientest who studied inherited genetics and what they used for research and why

    asked by alice on November 17, 2009
  15. early childhood

    evolutionary psychology and behavior genetics: watson

    asked by jen on February 23, 2012
  16. science

    What is a result of scientific research in the field of genetics

    asked by Melanie on March 19, 2010
  17. 7th grade science

    Why was Gregor Mendel given the title "The Father Of Genetics" ?

    asked by mary on December 13, 2009
  18. quick science question

    What are some ways in which genetics collect samples to test for disorders?

    asked by Lauren on August 28, 2009
  19. biology

    how does the urinary system support reproduction and passing on genetics?

    asked by Liz on June 28, 2009
  20. Biology 101

    Summarize the inheritance of sex-linked traits through meiosis and how it relates to genetics.

    asked by Anita fields on October 25, 2010
  21. Biology 101

    Summarize the inheritance of sex-linked traits through meiosis and how it relates to genetics.

    asked by Anita fields on October 26, 2010
  22. BIO 101

    Summarize the inheritance of sex-linked traits through meiosis and how it relates to genetics.

    asked by carla on January 30, 2016
  23. health

    what factor can influence obesity? A. genetics B. hormones C. environment D. all of the above my best answer is D is that correct

    asked by Cassandra on May 16, 2017
  24. law ans ethics in allied health

    the science of improving hededitary is known as a.genetics b.amniocentesis c.dna research d.eugenics my answer is a

    asked by susue on November 11, 2013
  25. psychology

    If you had to argue that either genetics (nature) or environment (nurture) has the greater impact on human development, which would you pick and why?

    asked by Rica on March 1, 2011
  26. bio

    Does anyone know a good website that covers aspects of human genetics? If so can i have the link and a summary of the site's content. thank you

    asked by hi on March 30, 2017
  27. biology

    In reference to plant and animal adaptations, how are the principles of heredity and genetics applicable to how organisms change over time?

    asked by Anonymous on August 12, 2011
  28. biology

    studying genetics in mammals where can i find out about felines and canines that are proven mainly allergen free, thought not genetically modified?

    asked by elizabeth on September 22, 2009
  29. intro to psychology

    Genetics and what we inherit from our biological parents play a significant role in our intelligence level. In fact, researchers have found that:

    asked by elly on June 25, 2015
  30. science

    Are there any websites that explain Mendelian genetics and show how to solve such problems in an easy, concise manner at an AP Bio level? Thank you

    asked by Jason on March 19, 2015
  31. School advice please

    What medical research field is in more demand? If I want to get a masters, what would you recommend me taking in undergrad between physiology, biochemistry, genetics, neuroscience or biotechnology?

    asked by Alex on July 21, 2009
  32. psychology

    humanistic therapy acknowledge unconscious forces and --- as a source of personal difficulties environment negative thoughts genetics psychosis please help

    asked by kevin on April 17, 2012
  33. Biology!!

    The lifespan of plants varies depending on genetics and survival strategies. Discuss the adaptive value of annual, biennial, and perennial life spans.

    asked by NEEDS HELP!! on January 26, 2011
  34. Child psychology

    Studies on the development of sexual orientation highlight the importance of A.genetics B. environment C. prenatal hormones D. multiple factors I said A the enviroment, Now thinking its D

    asked by Anonymous 2 on August 26, 2010
  35. Biology

    A 50 year old male who is not overweight and has normal blood cholesterol levels suffers a heart attack. Propose a possible explanation i think the answer would be genetics...

    asked by Sam on October 1, 2014
  36. Biology

    I need help finding a scientific journal on either one of these topics and talk about science environment technology and society, how this research contributed. -Genetics -Plants -Evolution -Diversity

    asked by Xayah on June 4, 2017
  37. health

    identify major factors that influence fitness potential. Thanks!! roy/cindy genetics, health, age, are some that come to mind. Do you not have a class text book?

    asked by roy on November 15, 2006
  38. spychology

    how human behavior may be genetically inherited from remote ancestors. Her field of interest is A. chemical psychobiology. B. evolutionary psychology. C. clinical neuropsychology. D. behavioral genetics.

    asked by henda on March 4, 2017
  39. psychology

    THE ABILITY TO SOLVE ABSTRACT PROBLEMS SUCH AS THOSE FOUND IN ALGEBRA AND HIGHER MATHEMATIC IS INFLUENCED BY BOTH DEVELOPMENT AND A)GENETICS B)SOCIETAL FACTORS C)HEALTH D)COGNITIVE STYLE

    asked by fred on July 11, 2010
  40. child psychology

    The ability to solve abstact problems such as those found in algebra and higher mathematics is influenced by devdlopment and A. genetics B. societal factors C. health D. cognitive style

    asked by Anonymous on August 25, 2010
  41. AP BIOLOGY

    I have a quiz on genetics on friday in AP Biology and I would like some sites with good ap biology questions on them. I don't know any of them which I could go to.

    asked by Roger on December 3, 2008
  42. biology

    How does the circulatory system and the lymphatic system support reproduction and passing along genetics?

    asked by Liz on June 27, 2009
  43. Biology

    What are the key characteristics of a model organism? Name atleast 3 different model organisms used in genetics.

    asked by babarra on November 29, 2016
  44. psychology

    evolutionary psychology and behavior genetics a. have little in common b. acknoweledge the interactions of heredity and evirronment c. focus on lerning and experience d. are two schools of thought first introduced by john b. watson

    asked by meka on August 1, 2013
  45. psychology

    1.Identify a typical developmental milestone for a person at a specific stage and explain how achievement of this milestone might be impacted by genetics and environment.

    asked by Anonymous on May 26, 2012
  46. Psychology

    Evolutionary psychology and behavior genetics: a) have little in common b)acknowledge the interaction of heredity and environment c)focus on learning and experience d)are two schools of thought first introduced by John B. Watson I am confused between B and

    asked by Rena on August 23, 2010
  47. PSYCHOLOGY

    Evolutionary psychology and behavior genetics: A have little in common B acknowledge the interaction of heredity and environment C focus on learning and experience D are two schools of thought first introduced by John B.Watson, Is B maybe correct?

    asked by 888 on September 16, 2009
  48. Biology

    A horse breeder has a black horse named Luca and he isn't certain about the horse's genetics. A purebred horse will be worth much more than a hybrid horse so he compiled all the information about the Luca and Luca's parents before approaching you. - Black

    asked by Anonymous on October 29, 2015
  49. biology

    how does the existence of cells, organelles, cellular reproduction, natural selection, DNA replication, transcription, translation, heredity, genetics, mutations, and taxonomy provide evidence that supports the theory of evolution?

    asked by Aneesah on June 16, 2008
  50. psychology

    How is personality developed? What roles do genetics and environment play in personality development? How do experiences influence personality? How is a person motivated?

    asked by Mike on April 27, 2010
  51. bio

    Many studies have shown that extinction is a natural process that occurred long before humans ever evolved. Explain the importance of conservation genetics in the survival of endangered species. Why should we be so concerned about extinction now?

    asked by Anonymous on February 27, 2012
  52. psy - revise please

    match -Psychodynamic Theory -Trait Theory -Learning Theory -Humanistic Theory -Sociocultural B. Popular theorist eysenck initiated the five-factor model. Ans:Trait theory C. The healthy personality is found in balancing the sociol self with the individual

    asked by rose - Ms. Sue on April 21, 2008
  53. Science

    I'm trying to come up a hypothesis (statement)on the, topic: born gay (genetics) or learned behavior? Can someone please answer this!!!!!!!! Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. This site "Nature vs. Nuture" may give you some good ideas:

    asked by GIGI on March 20, 2007
  54. Psychology

    Dr. Jones is interested in how human behavior may be genetically inherited from remote ancestors, such as chimpanzees. Her field of interest is A. chemical psychobiology. B. evolutionary psychology. C. clinical neuropsychology. D. behavioral genetics. I

    asked by Emma on May 4, 2016
  55. Science

    What is/are the main factor(s) that determine(s) that your plants will grow into bean plants (or other fast-growing plants that you used for your experiment) and not some other type of plant (genetics, environment, or both)? Explain your answer

    asked by Please Help! on September 23, 2015
  56. science, biology

    1. What is/are the main factor(s) that determine(s) that your plants will grow into bean plants (or other fast-growing plants that you used for your experiment) and not some other type of plant (genetics, environment, or both)? Explain your answer.

    asked by kat on October 22, 2015
  57. Science

    What is/are the main factor(s) that determine(s) that your plants will grow into bean plants (or other fast-growing plants that you used for your experiment) and not some other type of plant (genetics, environment, or both)? Explain your answer

    asked by Help! on September 23, 2015
  58. MATH

    The FritzHugh-Nagomo equation occurs in many apps such as biology, genetics and heat transfer. In the 1-D case, it can be written as du/dt = d^2/dx^2 + u(u-1)(λ-u) where λ is constant. Show that this eqn supports a travelling wave u(x,t) =(Ae^n1 +

    asked by Mr Maverick on May 19, 2016
  59. Psy230

    How is personality developed? My answer: I believe it is through nature and nurture. Genetics because a good deal of who you are comes from the DNA of both parents. I believe it is already encoded in the way we are suppose to be. Then with the environment

    asked by SinnerSaved on January 17, 2009
  60. Biology

    So I am completely confused. I am in the process of taking a quiz and the question says "a factor that seems to disappear" my options are punnet square, heredity, dominant factor, recessive factor, alleles, or genetics??? Help please? Thanks

    asked by lazyburrito on January 10, 2013
  61. philosophy

    Q: Sartre says that we are ______________ if we blame our nature or behavior on history, genetics, environment, or other people. a. being reasonable b. revealing a self-destructive impulse c. acting in an authentic manner d. acting in bad faith e. fighting

    asked by John on November 26, 2006
  62. Psychology

    Why are twin studies valuable in behavioral genetics research? What does the research say about the effects of environment on IQ scores in poor homes versus affluent homes? What does this suggest?

    asked by Christian on November 3, 2007
  63. psychology

    Those who question evolutionary theorists’ ideas about human mating practices believe that evolution may have instilled in us the tendency to select a mate based on: A.wealth and attractiveness. B. attractiveness and youth. C. similarity and proximity.

    asked by Breee on August 17, 2014
  64. English

    I wrote this sentences. Could you check them. Thanks 1. If you were interested, you could take another course. 2. If I were you, I’d study Norse tales. 3. If he really wanted to go into science, he would take biology and chemistry. 4. I wouldn’t have

    asked by ELIZ on September 4, 2017
  65. 7th G science

    1. What is/are the main factor(s) that determine(s) that your plants will grow into bean plants (or other fast-growing plants that you used for your experiment) and not some other type of plant (genetics, environment, or both)? Explain your answer A.

    asked by softball lover on January 29, 2017
  66. Art

    Could you please check scientific English in this short dissertation? Thank you, Ms. Sue. 1) Conrad Waddington introduced the term epigenetics in the early 1940s. He defined epigenetics as ‘‘the branch of biology which studies the causal interactions

    asked by Mike on June 7, 2012
  67. A movie question

    Has anyone seen the movie Gatacca? What has the title of that movie have to do with the genetics and stuff? What is the significance of that title?

    asked by Sara on June 10, 2010
  68. psychology

    evolution has installed tendencies in our selection of a mate. Two of the strongest predictors in human mate selection today are: a) wealth and attractive b) attractiveness and youth c) similarity and proximity d) the best genetics and submission i chose A

    asked by Rina on August 24, 2010
  69. Philosophy

    According to Rachels, which of the following supports the truth of determinism? Select one: a. Studies that show that social conditions influence behavior b. Discovery of genetics c. Experiments in psychology such as the Milgram and Stanford Prison

    asked by TayB on March 6, 2015
  70. Biology quick please

    I need a practice biology test to practice for my final exam which is tomorrow. I'm a tenth grader and the things we learned were mitosis, meiosis, production of gametes, human reproduction, cell devision, mendelian genetics, probablitity of inheriting

    asked by Rachel on December 16, 2009
  71. Psychology

    In the nature vs. nurture debate, what are some arguments that side with genetics (nature) being more influential on human development than human environment and experience (nurture)?

    asked by Chrissy on October 25, 2008
  72. biology

    All of the following important concepts of population genetics are due to random events or chance except mutation natural selection the bottleneck effect the founder effect sexual recombination I am pretty sure that the answer would be "natural selection",

    asked by Gail on January 31, 2009
  73. Science

    2. Which of these was NOT included in Darwin and Wallace's theory of natural selection? a. variability b. high reproductive rates c. survival of the most fit. d. traits passed on from parents to offspring. e. mutation. I don't remember the word mutation

    asked by John on March 12, 2007
  74. History

    What natural resources have remained significant to Washington economic activity from the time of European colonization to today? 3 choice A. airplanes B. Factories C. Farmland D. Forests E. Genetics F. Railroads G. Research facilities H. Waterways My

    asked by Josh on June 3, 2018
  75. Statistics

    In a genetics experiment on peas, one sample of offspring contained 421 green peas and 166 yellow peas. Based on these results, estimate the probability of getting an offspring pea that is green. Is the result reasonably close to the value of 3/4 that was

    asked by Jana on June 14, 2013
  76. health

    All of the following are true of alcoholism EXCEPT: - those who abuse alcohol are twice as likely to die of cancer - Much of the research suggests that genetics plays very little role in the disease - Males are three times more likely to abuse alcohol than

    asked by Ashley on November 19, 2008
  77. phycology

    Individual differences originate as a result of three basic developmental influences. These influences can best be summed up as: A. heredity, genetics, and environment. B. heredity, environment, and maturation. C. family, friends, and ethnicity. D.

    asked by paul on September 27, 2012
  78. Human Growth

    Individual differences originate as a result of three basic developmental influences. These influences can best be summed up as: A heredity, genetics, and environment B. heredity, environment, and maturation C. family, friends, and ethnicity D.

    asked by Tonya on October 22, 2015
  79. math

    Just want to double check please... Susie has two children, Mary and Jake. Given that Susie has Alzheimer’s and there’s a 25% chance that she passed the Alzheimer’s gene onto her offspring, what is the probability of BOTH Mary and Jake developing

    asked by Danielle on September 13, 2016
  80. Biology

    Mendel is the father of modern genetics, but there are some genetic characteristics that cannot be explained by simple Mendelian genetics. Such is the case with the human blood types in which there are 3 alleles for the same gene, A B, and o. A parent can

    asked by Sherri on April 13, 2009
  81. Children with Special Needs

    Hello! So I have a question regarding a topic to do on Children with special needs, so I have researched and chose children with special needs. Now I want your help in choosing a research question for example “Is childhood anxiety a result of one’s

    asked by Hello! on November 9, 2015
  82. Science Grade 8

    Siberian tigers originated in the far northern continent of Asia. The climate is extremely cold, since much of the land is within the Artic Circle. They were forced south over time and now reside in Southeast Asia, such as India, Thailand and Cambodia.

    asked by Anonymous on March 28, 2013
  83. Stadistic

    According to a genetics model, plants of a particular species occur in the categories A, B, C, and D, in the ratio 9:3:3:1. The categories of different plants are mutually independent. At a lab that grows these plants, 218 are in Category A, 69 in Category

    asked by Anonymous on August 23, 2013
  84. Ag. Bio

    This is the hardest question I can't figure out. Thanks =) 31. The word transcribe means "to write out," and the word translate means "to express in another language." Review the meanings of transcription and translation in genetics. How do the technical

    asked by Abby on April 15, 2010
  85. philosophy

    Q: Sartre says that we are ______________ if we blame our nature or behavior on history, genetics, environment, or other people. a. being reasonable b. revealing a self-destructive impulse c. acting in an authentic manner d. acting in bad faith e. fighting

    asked by John on November 26, 2006
  86. psychology

    Which one of the following statements about intelligence is the most accurate a. Iq is a valid measurement, and environmental factors do not change mental ability b. Intelligence is mostlygenetic has the most variability between groups and is reliable

    asked by jay on June 21, 2014
  87. Psychology

    Which one of the following statements about intelligence is the most accurate? a) IQ is a vaild measurement, and environment factors do not change mental ability b) intelligence is mostly genetic, has the most variablity between groups, and is reliable

    asked by Rena on August 26, 2010
  88. help!

    Diversity in populations of organisms is chiefly the result of??? Diversity in populations is chiefly the result of differing genetics. Differing genotypes have differing rates of reproduction and survival due to environmetal selective factors that favor

    asked by benji! on August 21, 2006
  89. Darwin and Irreducible Complexity

    What was Darwin’s perspective on the idea of irreducible complexity, gaps in the fossil record and beautiful animals like the peacock? http://www.asa3.org/evolution/irred_compl.html Darwin did not have all the answers as scientists today do not either.

    asked by Lee Schuwen on September 26, 2006
  90. Biology

    Assignment Type: Individual Project Deliverable Length: Completed Punnett Square and Answers to all Questi Points Possible: 125 Due Date: 4/12/2009 11:59:59 PM CT Part 1: Genetics: From Genes to Proteins Convert the following DNA sequence into its RNA

    asked by Sherri on April 13, 2009
  91. child care

    a childs development is affected most by? I am not an expert, there are some of those around. The following is based on my experinece as a teacher and parent: 1) Genetics 2) Early childhood nuturing (touching, stimulation, holding, talking to, etc) 3)

    asked by sandi on September 15, 2006
  92. PSY

    Humans develop as a result of interactions of 3 influences: genes that the person has inherited, events and situations that are external to the individual and the unfolding of a genetically influenced, often age-related, sequence of physical changes and

    asked by Terry on February 20, 2012
  93. Intro to psychlogy

    Which one of the following statements about intelligence is the most accurate? IQ is a valid measurement, and environmental factors do not change mental ability. Intelligence is mostly genetic, has the most variability between groups, and is reliable

    asked by Chloe on March 14, 2011
  94. Psychology

    Which one of the following statements about intelligence is the most accurate? IQ is a valid measurement, and environmental factors do not change mental ability. Intelligence is mostly genetic, has the most variability between groups, and is reliable

    asked by Chloe on March 16, 2011
  95. biology / CELEISTINE

    describe the genetics of the huntigton disease a. what chromosomes are affected? b. is it a result on translocation/ c. is it a sex-linked? d. does it skip a generation 3. waht are the cause of huntington disaese? how does it occur ? is it preventable ?

    asked by natacha? HUNTINGTON DISEASE on April 11, 2008
  96. Genetics

    A homozygous pea plant with round peas and yellow cotyledons was crossed to a wrinkled, green plant. The F1 was selfed and produced: 193 round, yellow 69 round, green 64 wrinkled, yellow 26 wrinkled, green a) propose hypothesis that allows you to calculate

    asked by Tommy on September 2, 2011
  97. bio

    1. You have characterized two distinct genetically inheritable traits. They are inherited together most of the time, but not always and sometimes their phenotypes disappear altogether, only to reemerge in later generations. Try to explain how this type of

    asked by jay on April 7, 2008
  98. Psychology -- anyone please?

    I have a question, an honest question that I just would like to have answered not a criticism. I've heard of this "predisposition" on a couple different occasions but I don't buy it. From what I understood from the reading the stem cells react to

    asked by Anonymous on July 21, 2006
  99. Science Fair

    I'm doing my science fair project on like how healthy and junk food affect the human body. I check on the site (Rockland Sit Fair) and reading the Project Categories. Does these project categories below relates to my project??? Medicine and Health: Study

    asked by Lauren on December 29, 2011
  100. writing

    How do performance-enhancing drugs deprive non-users of thier victories? This question seems pretty straight forward. Athletics is about pushing the body to its limits to take on other athletes, nature, or some other physical obstacle. Genetics plays a

    asked by Sassie on September 2, 2006

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