anth2b MIDTERM - ANTH 2B: Intro to Biological Anthropology...

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ANTH 2B: Intro to Biological Anthropology Prof. Jim Egan Fall 2007 Midterm Practice Exam I. Definitions ! 1. 2. Redundancy of the Genetic Code 3. Breeding population 4. Epistemology 5. Evolution II. Multiple Choice! 1. All of the following statements are true about “science” EXCEPT: a. Science attempts to explain mechanisms behind various processes b. Science is provisional c. Scientific theories can be proven after a substantial number of tests d. Science is not non-moral 2. Which of the following is a scientific finding Mendel made with his pea experiments? a. DNA contains the genetic instructions for all living organisms b. Each organism possesses two copies of each gene c. Chromosome numbers double during the process of mitosis
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d. Mutations are random and are the ultimate source of variation 3. In protein synthesis, the ____ transfers a specific amino acid to a growing polypeptide chain. a.
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