Science Worksheets and Study Guides Eighth Grade. Modern Genetics

The resources above correspond to the standards listed below:

Connecticut Standards

CT.8.2. Heredity and Evolution: Reproduction is a characteristic of living systems and it is essential for the continuation of every species. a) Heredity is the passage of genetic information from one generation to another. b) Some of the characteristics of an organism are inherited and some result from interactions with the environment.
8.2.2. Describe the structure, location and function of chromosomes, genes and DNA and how they relate to each other in the living cell.