Sexual Reproduction part 2 Research Lab
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by John Lundy
| 4 Questions
Note from the author:
A Research assignment looking at haploid and diploid dominant organisms as well as organisms which show an alternation of generation.
Reaserch the three types of life cycles:
Haploid Dominant
Diploid Dominant
Alternation of generations (alternation between haploid and diploid organisms)
Find a real life example of each and use that example to answer the questions below.
1
6 pts
For the organism you picked which exhibits an alternation of generations.
1pt) What is the organism you chose?
1pt) Explain your organisms life cycle
1pt) What kind of environment does that organism live in?
1pt) How does this type of reproductive life cycle help or hinder the organism living in it’s environment?
1pt) If the environment began to change, how easily would this organism handle that environmental change? Explain your reasoning.
1pt) where did you get your information from?

2
6 pts
For the organism you picked which exhibits haploid dominance.
1pt) What is the organism you chose?
1pt) Explain your organisms life cycle
1pt) What kind of environment does that organism live in?
1pt) How does this type of reproductive life cycle help or hinder the organism living in it’s environment?
1pt) If the environment began to change, how easily would this organism handle that environmental change? Explain your reasoning.
1pt) where did you get your information from?

3
6 pts
For the organism you picked which exhibits Diploid dominance.
1pt) What is the organism you chose?
1pt) Explain your organisms life cycle
1pt) What kind of environment does that organism live in?
1pt) How does this type of reproductive life cycle help or hinder the organism living in it’s environment?
1pt) If the environment began to change, how easily would this organism handle that environmental change? Explain your reasoning.
1pt) where did you get your information from?

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