Midterm 1 study guide

Midterm 1 study guide - Chapter 2: Chromosomes and meiosis...

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Midterm 1 study guide The Midterm will consist almost entirely of problems. There may be one or two definition questions. The material on mutations (Chapter 17) will NOT be covered as we will not get to it. You will be supplied with the basic probability equations and a chi squared table. You will need a calculator. The problems listed below from Pierce should give you and idea of the range of questions. As well as this you can expect one problem involving conditional probability or Bayes theorem, similar to what has been provided in the problem sets.
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Unformatted text preview: Chapter 2: Chromosomes and meiosis (Lecture 4) Problems 22, 26, 31 Chapter 3: Mendel (Lecture 1-3) 12 (a bit easy); 15, 16, 17, 18 incomplete dominance: 20 probability: 22 (dice question) binomial expansion: 23 chi squared: 33, 34 37 Chapter 4 Sex determination (Lecture 3-5) 19, 20, 21, 28 Chapter 5. Extensions of Mendel (lecture 6) multiple alleles: 21, 22 epistasis: 25 26 29 Chapter 6. Human pedigree analysis (lecture 2-3) 10,11 16 A combined answer key to all the problem sets will be posted soon! BICD 100 Genetics Winter 2008 Andrew Chisholm...
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