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Grade 8 English
4.19 Biotechnology

Directions: Answer the following questions and verify your answers. Do your own research and write an informative essay about bio technology.
Q 1: _________ is biotechnology applied to medical processes. Some examples are the designing of organisms to produce antibiotics, and the engineering of genetic cures to cure diseases through genomic manipulation.
Red biotechnology
Yellow biotechnology
White biotechnology
Green biotechnology

Q 2: Biotechnology is the manipulation of _______ to do practical things and to provide useful products.
bions
organisms
machines
sub-atomic particles

Q 3: Amgen, Genentech, Serono, Genzyme -- these are all names of
genes in monkeys
biotechnology companies
biotechnology based medicines
scientists who made contributions to biotechnology

Q 4: The DNA composition of humans is ___ similar to that of chimpanzees and gorillas.
99%
50%
100%
90%

Q 5: Deoxyribonucleic acid is a nucleic acid —usually in the form of a double helix— that contains the genetic instructions specifying the biological development of all cellular forms of life, and most viruses. Deoxyribonucleic acid is commonly known as
DXN
DXY
DNA
LIFE

Q 6: The human genome is made up of 23 chromosome pairs with a total of about 3 billion DNA base pairs. The Human Genome Project mapped the human genome and identified all the genes present in it. It was completed in the year
2005
1990
1875
2000

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