Biology: The Unity and Diversity of Life (14th Edition)

Published by Brooks/Cole Publishing Co.
ISBN 10: 1305073959
ISBN 13: 978-1-30507-395-1

Chapter 14 - Self-Quiz - Page 230: 5



Work Step by Step

A son can only inherit a Y chromosome from his father. In humans, offspring inherit either an X or a Y chromosome from the father; if an X chromosome is inherited, the offspring is female, and if the Y chromosome is inherited, the offspring is male.
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