Download presentation

Presentation is loading. Please wait.

Published byEric Burton Modified over 4 years ago

1
The Chi-Square Test The chi-square test is a statistical test commonly used to compare the observed results of a genetic cross with the expected results from genetics ratios Measures whether any deviation from the predicted norm that occurs in the results of a genetic cross exceeds the deviation that might occur by chance X 2 = Σ(d 2 /e) d – deviation from expected value e – expected value Σ – sum of

2
Example #1 Expected phenotypic ratio1:1 Sample size of 100 would yield expected ratio of 50/50 Actual results are 45 and 55 Can the deviation be reasonably attributed to chance or is there some other explanation? 1 st phenotype 2 nd phenotype observed values4555 expected values (e)5050 deviation (d)-5+5 deviation squared (d 2 )2525 d 2 /e 25/50=0.5 25/50=0.5 X 2 = Σ(d 2 /e) = 0.5 + 0.5 = 1.0

3
next step is to consult a table of chi-square values table gives the probability (p) that an amount of deviation as great or greater than that represented by the chi-square value would occur simply by chance must take into account the number of classes (phenotypes) # of independent classes is termed degree of freedom degree of freedom = # of classes (phenotypes) minus 1 in our example:2 phenotypes – 1 = 1 degree of freedom X 2 = 1.0

4
Example #2 Phenotypic ratio expected1:1 sample size of 20 would yield expected ratio of 10/10 actual results are 5 and 15 1 st phenotype2 nd phenotype observed values515 expected values (e)1010 deviation (d)-5+5 deviation squared (d 2 )2525 d 2 /e 25/10 = 2.5 25/10 = 2.5 X 2 = Σ(d 2 /e) = 2.5 +2.5 = 5.0 degree of freedom = 1

5
X 2 = Σ(d 2 /e) = 2.5 +2.5 = 5.0 degree of freedom = 1 Chi-square test is very sensitive to sample size

Similar presentations

OK

Statistics for AP Biology. Understanding Trends in Data Mean: The average or middle of the data Range: The spread of the data Standard deviation: Variation.

Statistics for AP Biology. Understanding Trends in Data Mean: The average or middle of the data Range: The spread of the data Standard deviation: Variation.

© 2017 SlidePlayer.com Inc.

All rights reserved.

Ads by Google

Ppt on art of war Ppt on bluetooth hacking app Viewer ppt online templates Ppt on rayleigh fading channel Ppt on duty roster for boy Dsp ppt on dfts Ppt on programmable logic array circuit Ppt on cloud hosting Ppt on muhammad ali boxer Ppt on gulliver's travels part 3