1. What are the four macromolecules, their building blocks, how they are made
through dehydration reactions, the bonds that hold each together.
a. Proteins: polypeptide formed through a chain of amino acids (amine group which
acts as a base + carboxyl gro
Chapter 16 The Molecular Basis of Inheritance
Double Helix: DNA reproduction based on structure of the base pairs.
Specific Base Pairing suggested possible copying mechanism for genetic material
Two strands of DNA are complementary 3(Sugar molecule with
Biology 1 Outline and Objectives
Unit 1 The Science of Biology
1.0 The students should be able to recognize the basic characteristics of life and describe the nature of
Speciﬁc Learning Outcomes:
Upon successful completi
1. Old world monkeys compare to non primate mammals have trichromatic vision, which allows
them to see more colors. This is important because they can distinguish green from red, and
this allows them to select what leaves they eat.
2. Gene duplication.