Need to calculate the distance between linked genes leu and ade

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leu+ade- yeast cells were mated with leu-ade+ cells. leu and ade are linked genes. The diploids were sporulated, and 44 tetrads containing one each of leu+ade+, leu+ade-, leu-ade+, and leu-ade- cells, 2 tetrads containing 2 leu+ade+ and 2 leu-ade- cells, and X tetrads containing 2 leu+ade- and 2 leu-ade+ cells were obtained. X equals: 2

the answer is 11mu but I can't figure out how they got that

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