Chapter 1

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Chapter 1

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  • 1. 
    Match the following terms
    • A. Western Blot
    • A.
    • B. Northern Blot
    • B.
    • C. Southern Blot
    • C.
  • 2. 
    Forward genetics is an experimental procedure that begins with a cloned segment of DNA or a protein sequence and uses it (through directed mutagenesis) to introduce programmed mutations back into the genome to investigate function.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Which of the following are molecular structural components of DNA?
    • A. 

      Deoxyribose

    • B. 

      Ribose

    • C. 

      Phosphate Group

    • D. 

      Nucleotide

    • E. 

      Nucleosome

  • 4. 
    Which of the following is NOT a good model organism?
    • A. 

      Mice

    • B. 

      Humans

    • C. 

      E. Coli

    • D. 

      Yeast

  • 5. 
    This image shows a pair of...
  • 6. 
    Which of the following correctly describes the central dogma?
    • A. 

      Protein-->RNA-->DNA

    • B. 

      RNA-->Protein-->DNA

    • C. 

      DNA-->RNA-->Protein

    • D. 

      DNA-->Protein-->RNA

  • 7. 
    What describes the centromere?
    • A. 

      A region on the chromosome with densely packed protein

    • B. 

      An organelle that produces spindle fibers

    • C. 

      The location where spindle fibers attach during mitosis