Biology Practice Problems Genetic Variation Practice Problems Solution: The mode of natural selection in which extreme phe...

Solution: The mode of natural selection in which extreme phenotypes are less fit than the optimal intermediate phenotype is: a.  Directive selectionb.  Disruptive selectionc.  Stabilizing selectiond.  Artificial selectione.  Convergent selection

Problem

The mode of natural selection in which extreme phenotypes are less fit than the optimal intermediate phenotype is: 

a.  Directive selection

b.  Disruptive selection

c.  Stabilizing selection

d.  Artificial selection

e.  Convergent selection