The article explains about the First law of inheritance- The Mendel’s law of segregation. The F1 and F2 ratio in Mendel experiment in monohybrid cross of Pea plants. It also talks about the concepts of genotype, phenotype, dominant and recessive allele and the reciprocal and test cross.
The article is about Gregor Johann Mendel, his life, experiments with pea plants, his observation and law of dominance. The article also answers why Mendel selected pea plant, why Mendel’s work remained unnoticed for so long, the rediscovery of Mendel’s work and emergence of Mendel’s laws of Inheritance.