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www.khanacademy.org/science/high-school-biology/hs-classical-genetics/hs-non-mendelian-inheritance/a/polygenic-inheritance-and-environmental-effects

Looking at a real example of a human polygenic trait would get complicated, ... phenotypes (something close to continuous variation) with just three genes.

www.genome.gov/genetics-glossary/Polygenic-Trait

Traits that display a continuous distribution, such as height or skin color, are polygenic. The inheritance of polygenic traits does not show the phenotypic ratios  ...

courses.lumenlearning.com/wm-biology1/chapter/reading-polygenic-inheritance-and-environmental-effects

Polygenic traits are traits that rely on multiple genes. Continuous variation describes traits whose phenotypes occur on a continuum, rather than having a limited ...

biologydictionary.net/polygenic-inheritance

Apr 28, 2017 ... The traits that are determined by polygenic inheritance are not simply ... a continuous gradient, with many variations of quantifiable increments.

ib.bioninja.com.au/higher-level/topic-10-genetics-and-evolu/102-inheritance/polygenic-traits.html

Polygenic Traits · Variation in phenotypes for a particular characteristic can be either discrete (discontinuous) or continuous · In the case of polygenic inheritan...

www.vce.bioninja.com.au/aos-3-heredity/inheritance/polygenic-inheritance.html

Polygenic inheritance refers to a single characteristic that is controlled by more than two ... a normal (bell-shaped) distribution curve - it shows continuous variation. By incr...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Polygene

A polygene or multiple gene inheritance is a member of a group of non-epistatic genes that interact additively to influence a phenotypic trait. ... Traits with polygenic determin...

eebweb.arizona.edu/courses/ecol223/ECOL223%203-20.pdf

Discrete or discontinuous traits: traits occur in distinct ... learning ability) Polygenic quantitative or multifactorial ... INHERITANCE OF CONTINUOUS TRAITS.

onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/pdf/10.1002/9781118445112.stat05423

Polygenic Inheritance. By Sun-Wei Guo. Many quantitative, metric, or continuous traits do not show simple Mendelian transmission (see Mendel's. Laws) and ...

www.informatics.jax.org/silver/chapters/9-5.shtml

Continuous variation in the expression of a trait can be due to both genetic and ... A second polygenic class consists of those traits associated with a discrete ...