- 15.3.1: When two genes are located on the same chromosome, what is the phys...
- 15.3.2: For each type of offspring of the testcross in Figure 15.9, explain...
- 15.3.3: what I F ? Genes A, B, and C are located on the same chromosome. Te...
Solutions for Chapter 15.3: Linked genes tend to be inherited together because they are located near each other on the same chromosome
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A large body of air that is characterized by a sameness of temperature and humidity.
Thousands of small planetlike bodies, ranging in size from a few hundred kilometers to less than a kilometer, whose orbits lie mainly between those of Mars and Jupiter.
The average of the atomic masses of isotopes for a given element.
The fuzzy, gaseous component of a comet’s head.
The gently sloping surface at the base of the continental slope.
The depression at the summit of a volcano, or that which is produced by a meteorite impact.
The angular distance north or south of the celestial equator denoting the position of a celestial body.
A hill or ridge of wind-deposited sand.
Evolution (Theory of)
A fundamental theory in biology and paleontology that sets forth the process by which members of a population of organisms come to differ from their ancestors. Organisms evolve by means of mutations, natural selection, and genetic factors. Modern species are descended from related but different species that lived in earlier times.
A succession of organisms in an ecological community through which food energy is transferred from producers through herbivores and on to one or more carnivores.
An undulating layer of till deposited as the ice front retreats.
The nuclear reaction in which hydrogen nuclei are fused into helium nuclei.
Any portion of a meteoroid that survives its traverse through Earth’s atmosphere and strikes Earth’s surface.
A chemical reaction in the atmosphere that is triggered by sunlight, often yielding a secondary pollutant.
The region of the Sun that radiates energy to space. The visible surface of the Sun.
The local name given a chinook wind in southern California.
Sun are striking either the
Tropic of Cancer or the Tropic of Capricorn. Solstice represents the longest or shortest day (length of daylight) of the year.
A form of limestone that is deposited by hot springs or as a cave deposit.
Volcanic island arc
A chain of volcanic islands generally located a few hundred kilometers from a trench where active subduction of one oceanic slab beneath another is occurring.
The dominant west-to-east motion of the atmosphere that characterizes the regions on the poleward side of the subtropical highs.