Biology Practice Problems Genetic Variation Practice Problems Solution: The founder effect: a.  Occurs when large groups o...

Solution: The founder effect: a.  Occurs when large groups of individuals leave their home population and establish new settlements, mating only among themselvesb.  Occurs when small groups of individuals leave their home population and establish new settlements, mating only among themselvesc.  Occurs when many members of a population die, resulting in a great loss of genetic diversityd.  Occurs when many members of a population reproduce causing too much genetic diversity within the population

Problem

The founder effect: 

a.  Occurs when large groups of individuals leave their home population and establish new settlements, mating only among themselves

b.  Occurs when small groups of individuals leave their home population and establish new settlements, mating only among themselves

c.  Occurs when many members of a population die, resulting in a great loss of genetic diversity

d.  Occurs when many members of a population reproduce causing too much genetic diversity within the population