**Hardy Weinberg Write-up Requirements**

To get full credit you must consider the following:

1. **Mr. Hammack’s Pet Peeves About Calculations**

Do all your calculations on the yellow lab handout entitled, "Lab 8: Population Genetics and Evolution." For the allele frequency calculation use the format as shown on page 93 of the blue lab instructions (as a template). Show all the calculations very clearly.

**Please follow these guidelines:** Whenever there is a question that requires ** any kind of** calculation you

•First,

•Next, plug numbers into the equation.

•Finally, show the answer and

•NO fractions will be accepted as answers; all answers must be in decimal form. Any answers left in a fractional form will receive NO CREDIT!

Please note, these rules about calculations includes calculations for

Finally, any question that requires a calculation of any kind, no matter how insignificant in your mind, must have all the work I have mentioned above.

Why am I being so meticulous about this? Because year after year, some, not all, of my AP Biology students, don’t seem to have learned how to do a thorough lab write-up, and I am hoping this year will be better!

2. Whenever there is a question, make sure you answer it with complete sentences that make sense and address and answer the question clearly.

3.