The Cell/Genetics

Discussion Board 1: The Cell/Genetics


For each board, please choose one question to complete the main post. The main post must be AT LEAST 300 words. The post must be related to one of the topics presented by your instruction found below. If the post is not 300 words or not on a topic presented it will be returned.

Please make sure that all of the information that you use to complete your post is from your textbook. If you choose to use sources outside your book you are required to cite and reference in APA format. Otherwise the post will be returned.

1. What is a sex linked trait? What is the difference in inheritance between boys and girls for these traits? Describe an example of a sex linked trait in humans.

2. Discuss the characteristics of life listed in your textbook. (see attached for textbook)

3. We learned about the steps to the Scientific Method in Chapter 1. Choose a question/problem you have in everyday life and tell us how you can use the scientific method to solve it. (this does not have to be a “scientific” problem)