Genotypic Variation: Definition & Example


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A genotype is _____.

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1. A phenotype is _____.

2. What is NOT a cause of genotypic variation?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and worksheet combo will determine how much you know about genotypic variation and its various traits. The questions will require you to do things like define key terms and identify examples.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

During these biology assessments, you will be tested on the following concepts:

  • Genotype
  • Phenotype
  • Genotypic variation
  • Genetic mutation

Skills Practiced

  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the causes of genotypic variation
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to identify examples of genotypic variation
  • Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately define key terms, such as genotype, phenotype, and genetic mutation

Additional Learning

To learn more about genotypic variation, review the lesson entitled Characteristics of Genotypic Variation. This biology lesson:

  • Details genetic mutation
  • Defines sickle cell anemia
  • Explains the importance of DNA
  • Covers concepts such as gene flow
  • Explores what initiates genotypic variation