Category Archives: Cell biology

Cell Biology Quest Study Guide and Tips

Finished your study guide?  Check the answers:  Cell Quest Study Guide Answers (let me know if you have trouble with this PDF.)–Hint:  Try using the latest Safari or Google Chrome. Or try this- It should open as a JPEG:      … Continue reading

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DNA-structure, replication, transcription, and translation

  Simplified Replication Transcription Translation

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Homework for the Week of March 19

1) WORK ON YOUR SCIENCE FAIR/ INVENTION BOARDS! Bring them in on….  WEDNESDAY, MARCH 21st! 2)  FOR BLOCK II: Read “What does DNA look like?” Complete HW#21: Nuclear Daydream Due date: Block II: Thursday, March 22 or Friday, March 23 ************************************************************************* I … Continue reading

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DNA- The Secret of Life

We won’t have time to watch this in class, but in case you’re interested, this segment talks about the discovery of the DNA structure:

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Traits and Inheritance

Mendel’s Pea Experiment Human Chromosomes Meiosis Square Dance! Mitosis vs. Meiosis EXCEPTIONS TO MENDEL’S PRINCIPLES Incomplete dominance- There isn’t always clear dominance of one allele over the other. Haploid vs. Diploid vs. Polypoid-Not all organisms inherit two alleles   Gene … Continue reading

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Homework for the Week of March 12

1)  Read “Traits and Inheritance” 2)  Complete HW#20: Rubber Traits Due date: Block I: Wednesday, March 14 Block II: next Tuesday, March 20 Block III: Thursday, March 19 ************************************************************************** 3) Read “What does DNA look like?” 4) Complete HW#22: Nuclear Daydream … Continue reading

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Homework for the Week of March 5

1)  Complete Science Fair Rough Draft Due date: ALL BLOCKS: Thursday, March 8 ******************************************************************************* 2)  Read “Mendel and his Peas” 3)  Complete HW#19: Mendel the Magnificent Due date: Block I: next Monday, March 12 Block II: next Tuesday, March 13 Block III: … Continue reading

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