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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 agricultural processes. An example is the designing of an organism to grow under specific environmental conditions or in the presence (or absence) of certain agricultural chemicals.
White biotechnology
Red biotechnology
Yellow biotechnology
Green biotechnology

Q 2: 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

Q 3: 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

Q 4: The DNA composition of humans is ___ similar to that of chimpanzees and gorillas.

Q 5: __________ is biotechnology applied to industrial processes. An example is the designing of an organism to produce a useful chemical.
Green biotechnology
Red biotechnology
White biotechnology
Yellow biotechnology

Q 6: Amgen, Genentech, Serono, Genzyme -- these are all names of
biotechnology based medicines
scientists who made contributions to biotechnology
biotechnology companies
genes in monkeys

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