Bio final review

Bio final review - REVIEW QUESTIONS FOR THE BIOL 195z...

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REVIEW QUESTIONS FOR THE BIOL 195z FINAL: In addition to the study guides we have accumulated throughout the semester, here are additional questions to help you tie concepts together: 1. What is polygyny? What is a lek? What is polyandry? What effect can they have on the genetic make-up of a population? 2. What is fitness? 3. What is the phenotype? Why is it produced from the interaction of genes with the environment? 4. What might it be adaptive to sacrifice one’s life to reproduce? How does this relate to fitness? 5. Why might it be adaptive to forego reproduction to help raise the children of relatives? How does this relate to fitness? 6. What is the difference between micro-and macroevolution? 7. Identify 5 agents of evolution and explain how each can cause a population to evolve. 8. In terms of the Hardy-Weinberg equation, what do p and q represent? What do p 2 , 2pq, and q 2 represent? 9. What does the Hardy-Weinberg theorem predict? What does it assume? What does it mean if the predictions are not upheld? 10. What are viruses?
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