Animations from "DNA from the Beginning"
Concept 1: Children resemble their parents
Concept 2: Genes come in pairs
Concept 3: Genes don't blend
Concept 4: Some genes are dominant
Concept 5: Genetic inheritance follows rules
Concept 6: Genes are real things
Concept 7: All cells arise from existing cells
Concept 8: Sex cells have 1 set of chromosomes; body cells have 2
Concept 9: Specialized chromosomes determine gender
Concept 10: Chromosomes carry genes
Concept 11: Genes get shuffled when chromosomes exchange pieces
Concept 12: Evolution begins with the inheritance of gene variations.
Concept 13: Mendelian laws apply to human beings.
Concept 14: Mendelian genetics cannot fully explain human health and behavior.