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Problem: Recombination rates between three loci in corn are shown here, R and W2           17% R and L2           35% W2 and L2        18% What is the order of the genes on the chromosome?

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Starting with the highest recombination rate:

R–––––––––––––––35%–––––––––––––––L2

                             W2–––––––18%–––––––L2

R––––––17%––––––W2

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Recombination rates between three loci in corn are shown here, 

R and W2           17% 

R and L2           35% 

W2 and L2        18% 

What is the order of the genes on the chromosome?

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