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Sex ratio



The proportion of males to females in a species or in a population.


Primary sex ratio refers to the ratio at conception. Secondary sex ratio refers to the ratio at birth. Tertiary sex ratio refers to the ratio at maturity.

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Mendel's Law

Having issues with determining the ratio. Describe the phenotypic and genotypic ratios for the F2 generation if pea plants with restricted yellow pods are crossed with true-breeding inflated green pods in the original cross and then the F1 ...

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by curlzz07
Sat Oct 04, 2014 2:28 pm
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Mendel's Law
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Views: 85

Re: Any ideas for vaccine development or anti-viral drugs???

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Re: Re:

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by wildfunguy
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Rabbit colors

... males, the other two are females. Now great things happen: a. One black rabbit and one brown rabbit produce black and brown offsprings in a 1:1 ratio b. One black rabbit and one white rabbit produce brown offsprings c. One brown rabbit and another brown rabbit produce black, brown and white ...

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by kau
Sun Mar 09, 2014 1:37 pm
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Rabbit colors
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Views: 928

I Need Help understanding gametes, genotypes and phenotypes

I am having trouble understanding how to figure out the ratio of genotypes and phenotypes. The question says: There is an allele E which codes for unattached earlobes in humans. The allele e codes for the attached earlobes which do not hang free. If ...

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by Jojo789
Tue Oct 29, 2013 3:02 am
Forum: Genetics
Topic: I Need Help understanding gametes, genotypes and phenotypes
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