Centripetal Acceleration A newspaper article states that when turning a corner, a driver must be careful to balance the centripetal and centrifugal forces to keep from skidding. Write a letter to the editor that critiques this article.
This case study explored autosomal recessive traits. Autosomal recessive traits are traits that are controlled by a recessive gene carried by non-sex chromosomes. These traits are only expressed in individuals who have two recessive genes, one from their mother and one from their father. Mathew Miller was born with a disorder known as Maple Syrup Urine Disease where amino acid builds up in the body and can cause brain swelling and possible death. The fact that neither of Mathews parents, Emma and Jacob, have this disease automatically implies that this is a recessive gene and both parents are carriers. To be a carrier of a disorder means to have the dominant and the recessive gene also known as being heterozygous for a trait. If the gene for this disorder was dominate at least one of th