Exam_2 - Name _ BIOLOGY 325H Genetics Spring 2006 Exam 2...

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Name _____________________ BIOLOGY 325H Genetics Spring 2006 Exam 2 Before you do anything else , please: check to make certain that your copy of the exam is complete, i.e. 5 pages. print your name legibly in the space provided at the top of each page. _______________________________________________________ 1. [15 pts] A. Most animal species ventilate their respiratory surface. What does this mean? B. Explain in terms of the underlying chemical process how ventilation increases the rate of O 2 flow across the respiratory surface, i.e. from the respiratory medium into the body. 1
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Name _____________________ 2. [15 pts] Answer the questions below using the O 2 :hemoglobin binding curve at the right. Assume that hemoglobin is at equilibrium with respect to O 2 saturation. Sid Matewan is a West Virginia coal miner. Sid is very healthy, and even when he is working Sid maintains a steady P O2 = 100 mm Hg in the blood plasma of his pulmonary veins. A.
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