Biology Quiz 10

1. A mutation may be passed on to future generations if it occurs within specialized cells of the

2. In a certain variety of chicken, the genes for black feather color and the genes for white feather color are codominant. This variety of chicken will most likely have

3. The brightly colored, highly scented flowers on a rosebush are an adaptation for

4. Why is the release of 2000 to 10000 eggs by a female salmon during one season considered a favorable reproductive adaptation?

5. Which reproductive process is correctly paired with the structure in which it occurs?

6. In fruit flies red eye color (R) is dominant and white eye color (r) is recessive. The allele for eye color is carried on the X chromosome. Which cross would most likely produce 50% white-eyed males and 50% red-eyed males?

7. Using the results of his experiments with pea plant crosses, Mendel discovered

8. Animals that produce embryos that are born small and relatively immature and must complete their development in a pouch are known as

9. A McIntosh apple tree brand was grafted to an Ida Red apple tree. The fruit produced by the newly grafted piece will be

10. Corals reproduce by forming multicellular outgrowths from the body wall that detach and develop into independent organisms. Which statement most closely describes this form of reproduction in another organism?