In a plant species, yellow seed colour (Y) is completely dominant over white (y). A genetic cross between plants with yellow seeds and plants with white seeds yielded a progeny population of 48 yellow-seeded and 52 white-seeded plants. The genotypes of the yellow-seeded and the white-seeded parent plants, respectively, are most likely to be
  • a)
    YY and yy
  • b)
    Yy and yy
  • c)
    Yy and Yy
  • d)
    YY and Yy
Correct answer is option 'B'. Can you explain this answer?

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