Explain the difference between a chromosome and a gene.
Only visible with the light microscope when a cell is dividing. Each chromosome is made up of hundreds of different genes, arranged in a particular sequence along the chromosome. Each gene helps to control a specific characteristic in the organism.
How many chromosomes are found in each cell in your body? and what are the only exceptions?
Find out what DNA stands for.
Brain break: Create a self-portrait using only items found in a household kitchen. The portrait must incorporate at least four different kitchen items and must be a realistic representation of yourself.
What if the egg is fertilized?