Unformatted text preview: meiosis and mitosis. 8. Explain how offspring inherit traits from their parents. Use Punnett Squares and pedigrees to predict the probabilities of different characteristics in offspring. 9. Describe the structure of DNA and RNA and explain how genes determine our traits by coding for proteins – protein synthesis. 10. Become aware of the effects of biotechnology on society. 11. Explain the theory of evolution and describe the evidence that supports this theory. 12. Identify major issues in environmental science, and defend a point of view about these issues. Tutorial websites which are useful for understanding concepts and ideas discussed in Biology 101: www.prep-u.com (then click on “Student Register”. Follow instructions to register for study aides for your text.) www.Biology.com (Go down right side of page. Click on “Classic Biology Place”)...
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