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Genetics Jeopardy Review!

posted Jun 14, 2012, 8:59 AM by Jennifer Davis

Genetics Study Guide Here!

posted Jun 13, 2012, 11:43 AM by Jennifer Davis

Web Genetics Practice Problems

posted Jun 12, 2012, 12:23 PM by Jennifer Davis

Try these practice problems to prepare for the test!!

Complete the following online problems in your notebook. 

 

http://biology.clc.uc.edu/courses/bio105/geneprob.htm

First Two Problems:  Monohybrid Cross and Test Cross for the website above.

 

http://www.learn4good.com/science/biology/genetics_practice_problems_single_trait_crosses.htm

All 7 Problems for the website above.

 

http://www.ksu.edu/biology/pob/genetics/gametes.htm

All 3 Problems for the website above.

 

http://www.ksu.edu/biology/pob/genetics/mono.htm

All 5 Problems for the website above.

 

Mrs. Davis' Genetics Presentations

posted Jun 7, 2012, 11:47 AM by Jennifer Davis

June 6th & 7th

posted Jun 7, 2012, 11:27 AM by Jennifer Davis

OToday:
OStamp Roloff Family Genotypes
OGo over Spongebob Dihybrid Cross
OBrochure Work
OThings to Come:
OFriday: Brochure Due
OMonday/Tuesday: Spongebob Incomplete Dominance Due
OWednesday/Thursday: GENETICS TEST!!!!
OHELP AVAILABLE EVERYDAY AT LUNCH!!!!

Monday, June 4th & Tuesday, June 5th

posted Jun 3, 2012, 7:02 PM by Jennifer Davis

I will be out of town today and this will give you a chance to spend an entire class period on your Genetic Condition Brochure which is due Friday!  You must work hard to get the brochure done during this period!  Attached below is the Assignment that you have already received.  Good Luck!  See you Wednesday/Thursday!

Creepy Baby Lab

posted May 9, 2012, 4:48 PM by Jennifer Davis   [ updated May 9, 2012, 4:48 PM ]

If you were absent Tuesday or Wednesday of this week please read and complete the assignment attached below.  Be prepared to turn it in this week if possible!  Thanks!

May 7th, 2012

posted May 8, 2012, 9:37 AM by Jennifer Davis

New Unit: Genetics started today
 
* Test corrections available every day this week at lunch in F23**
        Deadline for test corrections is end of day 5/11/12.
 
-Chromosome Assignment Due (odd) May 7th & (even) May 8th
-Textbook Homework pp. 181-189 Questions 1-4 on p. 189 due (odd) May 9th & (even) May 10th.

Study Materials for the Test

posted Apr 30, 2012, 3:19 PM by Jennifer Davis

Tests on DNA unit this Wednesday and Thursday.  Today we quized each other with warmup quiz questions and TIC-TAC-TOE work and a Jeopardy Review.  Attached below are copies of a dictionary make by student James G. and the Powerpoint Presentation Jeopardy Review. 
 
I AM AVAILABLE FOR HELP EVERYDAY AT LUNCH (F23)!

Chromosome Assignments

posted Apr 27, 2012, 12:48 PM by Jennifer Davis

Chromosome Assignment (15 points)    

Use the following link to the Human Genome Project Website to help you with this assignment. http://www.ornl.gov/sci/techresources/Human_Genome/posters/chromosome/index.shtml

 

You will be assigned a human chromosome to research.

Conduct a web search to find as much information about the chromosome as you can.  Write a summary (using complete sentences and paragraph form) of what you have found.  Include references at the bottom of the paper, but in-text citations are not needed.  Make sure that, at a minimum, the following information is included in your summary:

-number of bases found in the chromosome

-number of genes found in the chromosome

-a list of at least 5 traits or disorders found on the chromosome

-an in depth description of at least two of the disorders found on the chromosome including symptoms, treatments, demographics of individuals impacted

-other interesting facts about the chromosome 

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