Homework 3 - Homework Set 3 Hardy Weinberg Problems due in...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–2. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Homework Set 3 - Hardy Weinberg Problems – due in class Wed, Nov 4 Bio 1223 09/10 The frequency of two alleles in a gene pool is 0.1 ( A ) and 0.9 ( a ). Assume the population is in Hardy-Weinberg equilibrium. HW01. What is the percentage of homozygous recessive individuals? A. 1% B. 9% C. 10% D. 18% E. 81% HW02. What is the percentage of heterozygous individuals? A. 1% B. 9% C. 10% D. 18% E. 81% ------------------------------------------------------- Allele B for white wool, is dominant over allele b , for black wool. In a sample of 900 sheep, 891 are white and 9 are black. Assume the population is in equilibrium. HW03. Estimate the allelic frequencies in this sample. A. p=0.9; q=0.1 B. p=0.1; q=0.9 C. p=0.99; q=0.01 D. p=0.01; q=0.99 E. p=0.891; q=0.109 ------------------------------------------------------- In a population that is in Hardy-Weinberg equilibrium, the frequency of the recessive homozygous genotype of a certain trait is 0.09. HW04.
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Image of page 2
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

This note was uploaded on 04/18/2010 for the course BIOLOGY 1223 taught by Professor Gardiner/lajoie during the Fall '09 term at UWO.

Page1 / 2

Homework 3 - Homework Set 3 Hardy Weinberg Problems due in...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 2. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online