Genetics and Inheritance Patterns

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What is the primary factor that determines the development of musical intelligence in a child?

Environmental exposure to musical instruments

Which principle states that our traits tend to progress or develop in a fixed direction?

Canalization Principle

What is the term for the period between conception and birth?

Gestation Period

According to the Cephalocaudal Principle, which part of the body develops first?


Which of the following characteristics is influenced by both heredity and environment?

All of the above

What is the term for the age of an unborn baby expressed in weeks?

Gestational Age

Which principle suggests that we are born with fixed, innate, and inherited characteristics but can expand them according to our environment?

Reaction Range Principle

What is the term for the development of a fetus from the center part of the body outward?

Proximodistal Development

Which of the following is an example of a characteristic influenced by heredity?

All of the above

Which of the following is NOT a principle of development?

Heredity Principle

Test your understanding of genetics and inheritance patterns, including the role of genotype and environment in shaping traits, as well as genetic disorders such as Prader-Willi syndrome. Explore how genetic transmission affects outcomes and the interaction between nature and nurture.

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