Are Your Genetic Traits Dominant Or Recessive?

Who needs an expensive DNA analysis when you can take this quiz? Find out what some of your common traits are!

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Are Your Genetic Traits Dominant Or Recessive?

You got: You're mostly dominant!

For the above traits, you have mostly dominant characteristics! (Not unlike Ms. Dushku over here.) These include: brown eyes, dark hair, widow's peak, dimples, freckles, unattached earlobes, curly hair, more than five fingers, not sneezing, full lips, a full head of hair, left thumb clasped on top, and being able to roll your tongue. An easy biology refresher: Many genes (say, eye color) have two or more variations called alleles (blue, brown, and more!). So if you have a brown and blue allele, the brown is dominant, so you'll have brown eyes. Though they're taught that they determine your genetics, a lot of what you're born with is still very much up to chance (and much of it can be environmentally influenced!).

You're mostly dominant!
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You got: You're mostly recessive!

For the above traits, you have mostly recessive characteristics! (Not unlike Mr. Fassbender here.) These include: gray, green, hazel, or blue eyes; light or red hair; no widow's peak; no dimples; no freckles; attached earlobes; straight hair; five fingers (truth!); sneezing when you look at bright light; thin lips; baldness; right thumb clasped on top; and not being able to roll your tongue. An easy biology refresher: Many genes (say, eye color) have two or more variations called alleles (blue, brown, and more!). So if you have a brown and blue allele, the brown is dominant, so you'll have brown eyes. Though they're taught that they determine your genetics, a lot of what you're born with is still very much up to chance (and much of it can be environmentally influenced!).

You're mostly recessive!
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