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Softchalk Mendelian Inheritance Tutorial

Softchalk Mendelian Inheritance Tutorial

This softchalk tutorial is a brief introduction to the concepts of genes, alleles, loci, segregation, haploid, and diploid to make sure students have the foundation to apply these principles to performing monohybrid and dihybrid crosses.


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Shelly Bosworth
Shelly Bosworth (Faculty)
10 years ago

This is used in my online classroom. Students think that if they know how to draw a punnet square, they have Mendelian inheritance all figured out. This tutorial helps them uncover limits in their understanding of segregation of alleles which puts the punnet squares they can draw into context.

Used in course? Yes