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Sametra Williams October 31, 2008 Homework Ch. 9 9.1. a. 16 sec^2 b. 2500 rubles^2 c. .25 d. .04 9.2 a. No, the muskrat’s single record for 50-m time is not a good indicator of its breeding value for the trait because breeding value depends on lifetime performances for a trait, not individual measures. b. Yes, I would expect 50-m time to respond well to selection because selection depends highly on previous generations who had high performances for the trait. c. The muskrat’s lifetime winnings is a good indicator of its breeding value because breeding value depends on the individual’s performance for a trait. d. Yes, I would expect lifetime winnings to respond well to selection because it allows the
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This note was uploaded on 02/03/2009 for the course ANSC 4018 taught by Professor Hay during the Spring '09 term at LSU.

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