In cats, the Xb allele causes orange coat color and the XB allele causes black coat color. The alleles are X-linked and codominant, so heterozygotes…

In cats, the Xb allele causes orange coat color and the XB allele causes black coat color. The alleles are X-linked and codominant, so heterozygotes are calico. Assume that a population of feral cats is in Hardy-Weinberg equilibrium. 70% of male cats in the population are black, and 9% of female cats are orange. The frequency of the XB allele is ______________ and we expect _________________of female cats to be calico.

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