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    155 wolves

    65% are red wolves
    35% are brown wolves -- all carry brow allele

    48% of red wolves carry recessive brown allele

    What is the probability that a wolf carries brown allele?

    These areas are encompassed.

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    This question just requires careful reading and an understanding of probability. First analyze the facts about the 155 wolves.
    1) We know that the brown allele is recessive, so the red allele is dominant. We can verify this because 48% of the red wolves carry the brown allelle, and yet they are still red. ...

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