AQA AS Biology Unit 2 Genetic Diversity

elliedee
Flashcards by elliedee, updated more than 1 year ago
elliedee
Created by elliedee about 6 years ago
26
6

Description

A Levels Biology unit 2 Flashcards on AQA AS Biology Unit 2 Genetic Diversity, created by elliedee on 25/03/2015.

Resource summary

Question Answer
Selective Breeding Breeding individuals with desired characteristics together and selecting the offspring that show the desired characteristics
Founder Effect A few individuals colonise a new region, carrying small amount of alleles of the larger population
Genetic bottleneck A drop in allele variety due to a large decrease in population size (e.g. caused by disease or a natural disaster)
Show full summary Hide full summary

Similar

Carbohydrates
Jubby
AQA AS Biology Unit 2 DNA and Meiosis
elliedee
Function and Structure of DNA
Elena Cade
AQA AS Biology Unit 2 The Variety of Life
elliedee
AQA AS Biology Unit 2 The Cell cycle
elliedee
AS Biology Unit 1
lilli.atkin
Biological Definitions
Yamminnnn
AQA Biology 12.1 cellular organisation
Charlotte Hewson
AQA Biology 11.2 mitosis
Charlotte Hewson
Lung Structure
Elena Cade
AQA Biology 11.1 replication of DNA
Charlotte Hewson