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10-637 Animal Models
Lesson 6 Assignment
L. R. Schaeffer, March 1999

Below are pedigrees of seven animals.

Animal Sire Dam
1 - -
2 - -
3 1 2
4 1 3
5 4 2
6 5 3
7 1 6

1.
Construct the genomic table of relationships for these animals.
2.
From the genomic table form ${\bf A}$ and ${\bf D}$ matrices.
3.
Decompose ${\bf A}$ and ${\bf D}$ matrices into the form ${\bf TBT'}$.
4.
Calculate the inverses of ${\bf A}$ and ${\bf D}$.



Larry Schaeffer
1999-02-26