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1. Given the following concordance rates, is the identified trait primarily genetic or environmental? Explain.

MZ Twins DZ Twins
Height 0.94 0.44
Measles 0.95 0.87
Migraine headaches 0.80 0.39
Body fat percentage 0.73 0.22

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    They are both, but MZ twins have identical genetics, you would expect their correlations to be higher. Lower correlations suggest environmental.

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