Advanced Placement / Biology

Mathematical Modeling of Evolution

Students work with a mathematical model and computer simulation to explore how inheritance patterns and gene frequencies change in a population. The model lets students explore parameters that affect allele frequencies including population size, selection, and initial allele frequency.

Source: Advanced Biology Through Inquiry

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ADVBIO_18_Mathematical_Modeling_of_Evolution_S.docx 116.24 KB
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