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Question1

1outof1points

Thechisquaretestforgoodnessoffitcanbecalculatedusing______.

SelectedAnswer:

A. theactualnumberofprogeny

Answers:

A. theactualnumberofprogeny
B. theproportionofeachphenotypeintheprogeny
C. theproportionofeachgenotypeintheprogeny
D. EitherBorC

Question2

1outof1points
Iftheprobabilityoftheredflowerphenotypeis1/4andtheprobabilityoftheindependently
inheritatedyellowfruitphenotypeis1/2,whatistheprobabilityofseeingindividualswithboth
redflowersandyellowfruit?Giveyouranswerasadecimalvalueoutto3digits.
SelectedAnswer:

0.125

CorrectAnswer:

0.125

Answerrange+/ 0(0.1250.125)
ResponseFeedback: Nice

Question3

1outof1points
YouareworkingwiththesamespeciesofpeaplantthatGregorMendelusedinhisfamous
experiments.Youhaveselectedtwoplantstoserveastheparentalgeneration.These
indiviudalsaretruebreedingindividualsforseedphenotypes,onehasyellowwrinkledseeds
andtheotheronehasgreenroundseeds.Youcrossthisparentalgenerationandproducean
F1generationwhoseseedsareallroundandyellow.Youthenrandomlymatethe
F1generationtocreateanF2generationandcollectfromthatatotalof1000seedsfromthe
F2.Givenwhatyouknowabouttheinheritanceofthesetraitshowmanyoftheoffspringdo
youexpect(ideally)tohavethephenotypeofwrinkledandyellow?
SelectedAnswer:

187.5

CorrectAnswer:

187.5

Answerrange+/ 1(186.5188.5)

Question4

1outof1points
Youarestudyingcoatcoloringuineapigsandareinterestedindeterminingifaparticulartrait
iscontrolledbyasinglelocusthathasadominantandarecessiveallele.Yourememberthe
lectureinDr.Dyer'sclassaboutatestcross.Assumingthistraitiscontrolledbyasingle
locuswiththeallelesA(forthedominantallele)anda(fortherecessiveone),whichofthe
followingcrossesisactuallyatestcross?
SelectedAnswer:
Answers:

AAxaa

AAxAA

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AAxAa
AAxaa

AaxAa
Noneoftheserepresentatestcross

Question5

1outof1points
Youcrosstwoheterozygotes,whataretheexpectedratiosforgenotypeandphenotypeinthe
offspring?
SelectedAnswer:
Answers:

3:1phenotype1:2:1genotype

2:1phenotype1:1genotype
3:1phenotype1:2:1genotype

3:1genotype1:2:1phenotype
1:1genotype2:1phenotype

Question6

1outof1points
AccordingtoMendel'sFirstLaw,theprobabilityofseeingtheAalleleingametesfroman
indiviudalwhosegenotypeisAawouldbe:
SelectedAnswer:

0.5

CorrectAnswer:

0.5

Answerrange+/ 0(0.50.5)

Question7

1outof1points
Youareperformingacrossingexperimentinmangos.Youareexaminingthepathwaythat
producesthepHinthefruitandexpectthatitmaybecontrolledbyasinglelocuswitha
dominantalleleAwhichhaslowerpHthanthegenotypewiththerecessiveaallelewhosepH
ismorebasic.Yousetupabreedingdesignfromanorchardandcrosstwoindiviudalsthat
arethoughttobeheterozygousatthislocusastheytheF1generationinaprevious
experiment.Youraisetheoffspringandfindthat253individualswithlowfruitpHand180
individualswithhigherfruitpH.

Usethechisquaretesttodetermineifthistraitissegregatingasa3:1ratioandrecordyour
estimateofthechisquarecalcualtedstatisticsbelow.
SelectedAnswer:

63.41

CorrectAnswer:

63.41

Answerrange+/ 1(62.4164.41)
ResponseFeedback: Goodgoing

Question8

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Youaretestingasinglelocustraittodetermineifthephenotypesintheoffspringgeneration
aresegregatingasa3:1ratio,aswouldbeexpectedforasinglelocuswithadominantand

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recessiveallelefromacrossoftwoheterozygotes.Youcalculatethechisquarestatisticsas
3.48.Assumingthatyouareusing=0.05,whatisyourconclusionforthisexperiment?
SelectedAnswer:

Failtorejectthenullhypothesis.

Answers:

Failtorejectthenullhypothesis.

Failtoacceptthenullhypothesis
Rejectthenullhypothesis
Noneoftheabove.

Question9

1outof1points
Thebranchmethodisafairlypowerfulwaytoestimatetheexpectednumberofoffspringfrom
setsofcrosseswithone,two,three,oranynumberofloci.Assumeyoucrossthefollowing
indiviudalsandproduce80offspring.

AaBbxAaBb
Whatistheexpectednumberofoffspringthatyouexpecttoseeinthatexhibittherecessive
phenotypeatbothloci?
5

SelectedAnswer:
Answers:

160
45
30
15
5

Question10

1outof1points
Shorthairisasinglelocustraitincatswithtwoalleles.Yourfemalecathastherecessive
phenotypeandcomeshomepregnantoneday.Thekittensthatareproducedhaveamixof
phenotypes,fourofwhicharethedominantlengthandtwoaretherecessive.Whatisthe
genotypeofthepaternalcatthatproducedtheseoffspring?Assumethattheallelesare
denotedasSfordominantandsforrecessive.
Ss

SelectedAnswer:
Answers:

SS
Ss

ss
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