Unit 8 Lesson Project: Biotechnology
All throughout this unit, you have learned what is Biology and what it is about. All of the activities and applies have been preparing you to complete this unit project. Now it is time to demonstrate what you have learned.
Section A: Short Answer Questions (40 points) Answer the questions in space provided. (150 word minimum response)
1. Identify three ethical, legal, and social issues associated with biotechnology. (150 word minimum) response)
2. Describe gene cloning and the polymerase chain reaction. (150 word minimum response)
Section B: Virtual Lab (60) points: Electrophoresis
ALL LABS REQUIRE WRITTEN OBSERVATIONS, PROCEDURES, RESULTS, AND A CONCLUSION. ANY ASSIGNMENT SUBMITTED WITHOUT THESE COMPONENTS WILL BE REJECTED OR GIVEN A FAILING GRADE.
Molecules are separated by size with electricity
In this exercise you will simulate the separation of different sizes of protein and DNA molecules with the process of electrophoresis.