Blackett Family DNA Activity 2
Create a Blackett Family Pedigree
Blackett Family Members
The Blackett Family DNA Activity is largely a genetic study of the inheritance of alleles in an extended family. Bob Blackett has tested DNA samples from himself and 13 other relatives. The first task of a human geneticist is the creation of a family tree, or pedigree to help with the interpretation of genotypes. From the following relationships, construct a pedigree for the Bob and his relatives.
Would you like to check your answer?
We have prepared a sample pedigree chart of the Blackett family that you can use to check your answer, or to skip this activity if time is limiting. There are two options:
University of Arizona
October 27, 2000
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