A comprehensive 78-slide PowerPoint
that introduces all major topics in a typical middle school / early high school unit on heredity.
Through text, pictures and animations, this presentation introduces numerous topics.
- Heredity vs. genetics
- Gregor Mendel
- Mendel's work
- Basic genetic vocabulary (e.g. homozygous, recessive)
- Punnett squares
- Solving monohybrid crosses problems
- Sex determination
- DNA structure and function
- Base pairing rules
- Amino acids
- Central dogma of biology
This presentation also includes 2 quick quizzes on genetics vocabulary and homozygous/heterozygous. It also includes 3 genetics problems that could also be used as quizzes. All quizzes and problems include keys!
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