Mathematical Modeling - Hardy-Weinberg: Biology Lab


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Which answer correctly describes the term q^2 from the Hardy-Weinberg Theorem?

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1. Which term describes any object or process that is used to simplify the real world?

2. Every winter, a group of swans leaves a larger population of birds that lives Northern Canada. This small group travels to the Southern United States to breed. Which assumption of the Hardy-Weinberg theorem is most clearly being violated in this scenario?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

The quiz explores your understanding of the Hardy-Weinberg Theorem. It will ask you to identify the meaning of key terms in the theorem. It will also ask you to analyze given situations and relate it to the theorem.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

The quiz tests you on the following topics:

  • Hardy-Weinberg Theorem
  • Populations
  • Homozygous recessive and homozygous dominant
  • Alleles

Skills Practiced

The quiz will help you practice the following skills:

  • Making connections - use understanding of the concept of mathematical modeling
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding populations and interpret it correctly
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the Hardy-Weinberg Equilibrium and mathematical modeling

Additional Learning

Once you finish the quiz, head over to the related lesson titled Mathematical Modeling - Hardy-Weinberg: Biology Lab. The lesson covers the following topics:

  • Defining scientific models
  • Exploring the creation of a mathematical scientific model
  • Understanding the Hardy-Weinberg Theorem
  • Explaining the drawbacks of the Hardy-Weinberg Theorem
  • Describing the equation for the Hardy-Weinberg Model