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Explaination of the Calculation of relative fitness/selection coefficient for use with Hardy-Weinberg calculations involving natural selection.  The explaination is followed by randomly generated practice problems walking the user through the steps of determining the relative fitness and allows the user to make prediction of allele frequency changes given a particular absolute fitness for 3 different genotypes.
Material Type: Tutorial
Technical Format: HTML/Text
Date Added to MERLOT: August 22, 2013
Date Modified in MERLOT: March 28, 2014
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Submitter: Bob Sheehy
Keywords: Natural selection, Fitness Coefficient, Relative fitness, Evolution

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Primary Audience: High School, College General Ed, College Lower Division, College Upper Division
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Language: English
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