# Problem: In the Hardy-Weinberg equation, p 2 + 2pq + q 2 = 1. If the dominant allele frequency is 0.8 what percent of the population will be heterozygous? a.  32%b.  16%c.  64%d.  4%e.  40%

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In the Hardy-Weinberg equation, p 2 + 2pq + q 2 = 1. If the dominant allele frequency is 0.8 what percent of the population will be heterozygous?

a.  32%

b.  16%

c.  64%

d.  4%

e.  40%

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