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Bi8 PROBLEM SET #1 Name __________________________________ TA _________________________ Section # _______ DUE BY JAN 12, 1pm – turn in at the beginning of class No late homework will be collected. However, it can be turned in early in the box outside Prof. Stathopoulos’ office in Broad 261. Please answer questions directly on this sheet. Enough room has been allotted for appropriate answers. Answers taken directly from the textbook or another source will receive no credit. You MUST rephrase the answer into your own words. Problem 1: Central Dogma of Biology A) (6 pts) Describe (in words and a diagram) the “Central Dogma of Biology.” Be sure to include the major macromolecule(s) and process(es) involved. B) (24 pts) Describe three advantages for the evolution of protein as the major macromolecular constituent of cells.
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Problem 2: DNA Structure and Function A) (5 pts) Some scientists think that life was originally RNA-based, only eventually evolving into the DNA-based world today. Name one property of RNA that makes it a poorer method
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