A homozygous male that can taste PTC marries a female who can't taste PTC. What is the genotype of the male?

A homozygous male that can taste PTC marries a female who can't taste PTC. What is the genotype of the male? Let "P" represent the dominant trait.

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  • JayM
    Lv 7
    1 decade ago
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    The ability to taste PTC is a dominant trait. The genotype of a person who can taste PTC is either PP or Pp.

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  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    PP.

    The ability to taste PTC is a dominant genetic trait.

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  • 1 decade ago

    must be PP as it is a dominant trait and the male is homozygous so it cannot be Pp as that would make him heterozygous.

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