PrQ3C_key - Biology 352 Quiz #3 1. The San Diego zoo has a...

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Biology 352 Quiz #3 1 of 2 1. The San Diego zoo has a captive population of 24 meerkats. Meerkats are diploid. The size of the meerkat gene pool at the zoo is ______ gene copies. a. 12 b. 24 c. 48 d. 96 e. 256 = 2 x the population size Questions 2-4: Flower color in snapdragons is controlled by one gene with incomplete dominance, and heterozygous individuals are pink. A random sample of snapdragons from a natural population has 12 red flowers, 48 pink flowers and 5 ivory flowers. 2. What is the genotypic frequency of red flowers in the population at this time, based on your sample? a. 0.12 b. 0.18 c. 0.24 d. 0.37 e. 0.55 = 12 / 65 3. What is the frequency of the ivory allele? a. 0.05 b. 0.08 c. 0.45 d. 0.82 e. 0.89 = ((2*5) + 48) / (2*65) 4. All of these flowers mate randomly and produce a very large number of seeds. These seeds germinate. What will be the genotypic frequency of red flowers in this next generation? a.
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