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Unformatted text preview: have the visual traits of that background have a higher chance of survival in that environment. • After 7 generations, the frequency of the black moth genotype will increase. • According to the data, the hypothesis has been supported. • Our data supports our conclusion because by the 6 th generation, the population of white moths had become completely extinct. This is because the visual traits of the black moths blended with the environment better than the white moths, making it easier to choose the white moths first. References Preszler R. , Marion A., and Urquidi L. 2009. Biology 101: Laboratory Manual Human Biology & Society , pp.79. New Mexico State University, 4 th ed. Hayden McNeil, Plymouth, MI....
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- Biology, Natural environment, black moths, white moths, Laboratory Manual Human Biology & Society