(a) Give the pair of contrasting traits of the following characters in pea plant and mention which is the dominant and recessive trait.

i) Yellow seed ii) round seed

(b) What is inheritance?

Asked by Topperlearning User | 26th Nov, 2013, 12:11: AM

Expert Answer:


i) Yellow: dominant   

Green: recessive 

ii) Round: dominant 

Wrinkled: recessive 

(b)Inheritance is the transmission of genetically controlled characteristics (or traits) from one generation to the next generation. 

Answered by  | 26th Nov, 2013, 02:11: AM