Biology
posted by Jason .
In most Hymenoptera, all fertilized eggs develop into diploid females and all unfertilized eggs into haploid malesa condition known as haplodiploidy. Workers in these colonies share half the alleles they received from their mother, but share all of the alleles they received from their haploid father. What is the average number of alleles shared among sisters? Explain.

Biology 
SraJMcGin
Try a search.
Sra
Respond to this Question
Similar Questions

7th grade math
A man has a basket of eggs. He wants to cross a toll bridge but has no money. The first toll collector says he will let the man pass if he gives him half of his eggs and half an egg. When he gets to the next toll collector he still … 
Biology
A cell with replicated chromosomes. Pick haploid, diploid, or none. Explain why you chose the one you did. My answer:(I am not sure if this is complete enough? 
biology
Use a hypothetical organism with a diploid adult and describe the chromosomal make up of the eggs that would result from two different nondisjunction errors in meiosis. If normal sperm fertilized these eggs,what would the chromosomal … 
6th grade math
Jack went to the store to buy eggs. He thought "i ned enough eggs to last me all week. I eat two eggs for breakfast each day and i need six eggs to give back to my neighbor because i borrowed some." When Jack asked the store clerk … 
math
A farmer walks into a store and heads for the counter. On the counter is a basket of hardboiled eggs. The farmer says to the cashier,"I'll take half of your eggs plus half an egg." The next day he walks in the store and says to the … 
MATH
A farmer walks into a store and heads for the counter. On the counter is a basket of hardboiled eggs. The farmer says to the cashier,"I'll take half of your eggs plus half an egg." The next day he walks in the store and says to the … 
biology
In a cross with a mother who carries the allele for hemophilia and a father who has normal blood clotting what would be the expected phenotypes of the offspring? 
BIOLOGY
In angiosperms, pollen grains are A. diploid and are made when haploid gametes join in fertilization B. diploid and are made when haploid gametophytes join in pollination C. Haploid and are made when haploid spores undergo mitosis … 
Math
The number of eggs Meg collected over the week were: Monday=8 eggs, Tuesday =5 eggs, Wednesday=6 eggs , Thursday=7 eggs, Friday=6 eggs, Saturday=5 eggs. By Sunday the weeks average was 6 eggs per day. How many eggs were collected on … 
maths
A vendor has some eggs.4 eggs were broken. Half the remaining were sold out. In that 30 eggs were remaining at the end of the day. How many eggs he start with