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Problem: Which conditions are required for natural selection to occur?1. Traits are heritable; offspring resemble parents 2. Traits are coded for by dominant genes 3. Traits are correlated with fitness 4. Populations reproduce sexually

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Fitness: refers to reproductive fitness; an individual with suitable traits will be able to reproduce more due to survival

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Which conditions are required for natural selection to occur?

1. Traits are heritable; offspring resemble parents 

2. Traits are coded for by dominant genes 

3. Traits are correlated with fitness 

4. Populations reproduce sexually

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