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What is the major purpose of pedigree? A. To determine the average age of a family B. To find out family histories and medical records C. To find out whether a couple can have a boy or a girl D. To trace the inheritance of a certain trait through generations
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User: What is the major purpose of pedigree? A. To determine the average age of a family B. To find out family histories and medical records C. To find out whether a couple can have a boy or a girl D. To trace the inheritance of a certain trait through generations

Weegy: D. To trace the inheritance of a certain trait through generations. a pedigree is a way to show several generations of organisms.
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User: What is the chance for a couple to give birth to a baby girl? A. 25% B. 50% C. 75% D. Depends on parents' genes

Weegy: The chance for a couple to give birth to a baby girl? is: B.50%
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User: In humans, what are chromosomes 1 through 22 called? A. Autosomes B. Extra chromosomes C. Sex chromosomes D. Tertiary chromosomes

User: What do circles represent on a pedigree diagram? A. Deceased B. Female C. Living D. Male

Weegy: Circles represent B) Females on a Pedigree Diagram. ___________________________________ In a pedigree, squares represent males and circles represent females. [ ]
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User: What does a half-shaded circle or square represent on a pedigree diagram? A. A person who is heterosexual B. A person who is heterozygous for a trait C. A person who is homogenous for a trait D. A person who is homozygous for a trait

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In humans, chromosomes 1 through 22 are called: autosomes.
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A half-shaded circle or square on a pedigree diagram represent person who is homozygous for a trait.
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A half-shaded circle or square on a pedigree diagram represents: A person who is heterozygous for a trait.
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