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2. In humans, widow's peak (W) is dominant over a continuous hairline (w), and short fingers (F)
are dominant over long fingers (f). Two parents, both with a widow's peak and short fingers,
have a child with continuous hairline and long fingers. Using Punnett squares, determine the
genotype of the parents.
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2. In humans, widow's peak (W) is dominant over a continuous hairline (w), and short fingers (F) are dominant over long fingers (f). Two parents, both with a widow's peak and short fingers, have a child with continuous hairline and long fingers. Using Punnett squares, determine the genotype of the parents.