Mendel’s approach to answering scientific questions differed from his contemporaries in a couple of ways. First, he chose to focus on just a few traits for his studies instead of several different ones. Second, he incorporated mathematics into his analysis. This was something which was uncommon in plant breeding in Mendel’s day.
By using mathematics Mendel determined that each factor or trait occurred in pairs. During reproduction...
Mendel’s approach to answering scientific qu