Heredity Problem: If a dark-haired mother and father have a particular combination of genes, they have a probability of having a light-haired baby. a. What is their probability of having a dark-haired baby? b. If they have three babies, calculate P(0), P(1), P(2), and P(3), the probabilities of having 0, 1, 2, and 3 dark-haired babies, respectively. c. Find the sum of the probabilities in part b. How do you interpret the answer? d. Plot the graph of this probability distribution. e. What special name is given to this kind of probability distribution?
SOC 1003: Intro to Sociology Dr. James Stobaugh Study Guide Exam 2 Major Concepts Major People Major Terms Social Structure Social Structure – typical patterns of a group that guides behavior Elements – frameworks that organize and limit behavior Institutions Social Practice Social Class Statuses and Roles Groups Norms Boundaries Stigma – attributes that devalue one’s identity and disqualifies full social acceptance Social Marginality – partial stigma Social Class – large group of similar income, education, occupation, and prestige o Property