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BILD3questionsfinal - Questions for the FINAL 1. Explain...

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1 Questions for the FINAL 1. Explain the differences and similarities between adaptation and phenotypic plasticity. Be sure to compare the time over which phenotypic change occurs and heritability. 2. “Coevolutionary arms races” were discussed several times in class. Provide two examples of such an arms races and explain how this effects phenotypic evolution. 3. San Diego would like to develop more land for housing but would also like to conserve some areas since it is known to be a hotspot for biodiversity. Would you suggest conserving one large area or many small? Back up your response with ideas you learned in lecture. 4. In a population of 1000 reproducing adult gophers, there are 490 gophers that are black (AA genotype) and 90 are white (aa), where “a” is recessive. In the next generation, the population expands to 2000 gophers, and 1280 are black and 80 are white. (a) Calculate the allele frequencies of A and a in both generations. (b)
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