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2 african american parents. Moms grandfather was white with blue eyes. The baby turned out white with blue eyes statistically what odds was this?

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Dr. Harold Peltan
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In brief: Recessive trait

Blue eyes are a recessive trait.
That means that a gene for blue eyes must be inherited from both mom and dad in order to get a baby with blue eyes. There is not enough information in your answer to give a statistical probability.

In brief: Recessive trait

Blue eyes are a recessive trait.
That means that a gene for blue eyes must be inherited from both mom and dad in order to get a baby with blue eyes. There is not enough information in your answer to give a statistical probability.
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