I'd like to find out a way to predict how dominant a particular trait would be over the course of a particular number of generations. There will be only two traits going head to head, each with a particular probability of outcome.(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

Let's say the probability that Trait A will display as the phenotype of the population's offspring would be 50.1% (501 per 1000 births).

Let's say the probability that Trait B will display as the phenotype of the population's offspring would be 49.9% (499 per 1000 births).

The estimated total fertility rate is 2.36 children per woman.

I understand that many more variables would be needed for accurate figures, but I'm more interested in a general result to begin with.

Over the course of 8,000 generations of offspring and a constant fertility rate of 2.36, which percentage of the population would display the phenotype of Trait A or of Trait B?

(Note: I've tried binary logistic regression and even monohybrid crossing, but I seem to be screwing it up somehow.)

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# Odds of genetic trait inheritance using probability?

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