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Consider a mainland-island migration scenario where two alleles are segregating and the observed frequencies of

heterozygotes are such that HI = 0.32 for the mainland and HI = 0.5 for the island. (Note that I have provided values of heterozygosity, not the allele frequencies themselves).


i get its 0.16=pq ... what i want to know is the step by step process that yields the end answers of p=0.8 and q=0.2

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