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Suppose you are able to observe under a microscope the total number of meiotic divisions occurring in one gonad of a given individual and to outnumber exactly the crossovers between two given loci for which that individual is dihybrid. If the frequency of these particular crossovers is 100% (that is to say that every meiosis exhibits one crossing over between the two loci you consider) you anticipate that the total percentage of recombinant gametes would be equal to:

I don't understand how to solve this.

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What have you thought of so far? –  kmm Feb 1 '14 at 23:53

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