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Unformatted text preview: Grodin, Micah – Homework 12 – Due: May 2 2006, 11:00 pm – Inst: Sara Sutcliffe 1 This print-out should have 15 questions. Multiple-choice questions may continue on the next column or page – find all choices before answering. The due time is Central time. Q4: The book will help you; there is a typo, the question SHOULD have Hepatitus B vaccine as one of the choices. Q15: We are looking for the specific definition. 001 (part 1 of 1) 10 points The DNA from all humans is identical at the level of 1. 99.9%. correct 2. 99%. 3. 95%. 4. 90%. Explanation: The base pair sequences in DNA between different humans differs by about 0 . 1%. 002 (part 1 of 1) 10 points The human genome is organized into 1. 23 chromosomes. 2. 1 Y chromosome and 1 X chromosome. 3. 23 pairs of chromosomes. correct 4. 50 chromosomes. Explanation: 003 (part 1 of 1) 10 points The ambitious molecular biology research project called the Human Genome Project is 1. a project that will take 2 years to com- plete. 2. an effort to map all the genes in the human organism. correct 3. the name of a new movie. 4. an effort by insurance companies to dis- criminate against those who are genetically inferior. Explanation: 004 (part 1 of 1) 10 points Some beneficial uses of recombinant DNA technology include production of insulin for diabetes patients and I) tissue plasminogen activator for dissolv-...
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This homework help was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course CH 304k/305k taught by Professor Sutcliffe during the Fall '05 term at University of Texas.
- Fall '05