ERIC Number: EJ380794
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: 0
How-To-Do-It: Simulating Selection of a Polygenic Trait.
Thelen, Thomas H.
American Biology Teacher, v50 n4 p231-34 Apr 1988
Describes an activity that combines manual and computer simulation of a population undergoing selection using three alternative genetic models. Discusses procedures used, model and how the computer simulation works. Stresses the advantage of using the student involvement of the manual exercise in combination with the speed of the computer simulation. (CW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
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