Inheritance in Maize

Students use mutant corn ears to investigate inheritance patterns. In this inheritance lesson plan, students count the number of corn kernels of each phenotype in mutant and wild type ears of corn. Students calculate the ratio of phenotypes and determine the genotypes of the parents for each ear of corn.

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9th - 12th
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Science
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Inquiry-Based Learning
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