BILD3finalreview2

BILD3finalreview2 - Final Tuesday, December 5th at 3pm in...

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Final Tuesday, December 5th at 3pm in Mandeville Auditorium
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Super TA OHs Monday, December 4th from 1-6pm (location TBA in webct)
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Final format • One-third multiple choice questions • One-third fill-in/matching • One-third short answer questions • 1 extra credit question • 150 points (35% of your grade) Bring a pen (no pencil) Bring a calculator Don’t forget to look over past quizzes, midterm and review sheets. Take last year’s exam as if it were a real exam! Post questions on the BILD3 website.
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Final format Answers to common questions: Geological history : don’t memorize, understand the significance of major events and patterns Phylogenetics : understand terms and be able generate a character matrix, make an area phylogeny conduct a parsimony analysis • Don’t forget Hardy-Weinberg equilibrium! • Know your exponential and linear growth equations
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_____ 1. Radioisotopes are used to date rocks and fossils. If a radioisotope has a half-life of 2 million years, and you determine that a rock has only 1/128 of the amount of the radioisotope it had when the rock was formed, then the rock was formed _______ million years ago. A. 7 B. 14 C. 64 D. 128 E. 256
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_____ 4. Which of the following is not an essential assumption required to maintain Hardy-Weinberg equilibrium in a population? A. Random mating B. No migration C. Natural selection D. Large population size E. No mutation
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_____ 8. Within a population of butterflies, the color red (R) is dominant over the color white (r). 9% of all butterflies are white. Given this information calculate the allele frequency of R: A. 0.09 B. 0.3 C. 0.7 D. 0.91 E. 0.97
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_____ 38. Baldness is caused by a recessive, sex-linked gene found on the X chromosome. What is the
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This note was uploaded on 04/14/2008 for the course BILD 3 taught by Professor Wills during the Spring '07 term at UCSD.

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