Hardy-Weinberg

Hardy-Weinberg - p + q = 1 6. Calculate allelic frequencies...

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Bio 1223 Learning Outcomes 2009/10 Hardy Weinberg 1. Outline the historical developments that led Darwin to his hypothesis of natural selection. 2. List Darwin’s five observations that led to his hypothesis of natural selection. 3. Define the terms: Natural selection, Biological fitness, , Population, Gene pool, Genotypic frequency, Phenotypic frequency, Evolution, Microevolution. 4. List the five assumptions of the Hardy-Weinberg Equilibrium. 5. Define the parameters p and q in the equation
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Unformatted text preview: p + q = 1 6. Calculate allelic frequencies (p and q) for any population, given appropriate data. 7. Define the parameters in the H-W Equilibrium, p 2 + 2pq + q 2 = 1 8. From appropriate data, predict if a population is in H-W equilibrium or not. 9. Predict genotype and phenotype ratios in H-W populations, given appropriate data. 10. Predict rate and direction of evolution in any population, given appropriate data....
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This note was uploaded on 11/03/2009 for the course BIOLOGY 1223 taught by Professor Gardiner/lajoie during the Fall '09 term at UWO.

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