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What does a Punnett square show us?

1 Answer
May 1, 2018

Answer:

The possible outcomes of different gene traits.

Explanation:

If you were to take a bean with the traits of being yellow and being green, and a bean with the traits of green and green again, with yellow being the dominant trait, you could use a Punnett square to assess how many offspring might be green or yellow.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Punnett_square

As you can see, two beans will be yellow and two beans will be green according to the square.

Hope this helps!