Sarthaks Test
0 votes
ago in Biology by (13.6k points)

Assertion: Children with light colored eyes are likely to have parents with light colored eyes. 

Reason: The light eye- color trait is dominant

a) Both A and R are true, and R is correct explanation of the assertion. 

b) Both A and R are true, but R is not the correct explanation of the assertion. 

c) A is true, but R is false. 

d) A is false, but R is true.

Please log in or register to answer this question.

1 Answer

+1 vote
ago by (13.6k points)

(c) Assertion may be true, but reason is false as we cannot say which trait is dominant or recessive unless we know the genotype of these variants of the trait.

Welcome to Sarthaks eConnect: A unique platform where students can interact with teachers/experts/students to get solutions to their queries. Students (upto class 10+2) preparing for All Government Exams, CBSE Board Exam, ICSE Board Exam, State Board Exam, JEE (Mains+Advance) and NEET can ask questions from any subject and get quick answers by subject teachers/ experts/mentors/students.