Your job is to help Anthony's mother answer the question:

How is the trait for color blindness inherited?



First, click here to obtain a printable version of your worksheet before continuing.


Next, think back to what you already know about Mendelian inheritance.  Use your knowledge to generate a hypothesis concerning the mode of inheritance for color blindness.  Record your hypothesis on your worksheet. If you need a refresher on the characteristics of Mendelian inheritance click here.



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