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Discuss the merits of the idea that genetics are a source for criminal behavior. Make sure to provide examples that can be found through research studies and have evidence linking genetics and crime, including twin studies, adoption studies, and testosterone studies. What are ...
September 8, 2013 by Danita
A homozygous pea plant with round peas and yellow cotyledons was crossed to a wrinkled, green plant. The F1 was selfed and produced: 193 round, yellow 69 round, green 64 wrinkled, yellow 26 wrinkled, green a) propose hypothesis that allows you to calculate expected values ...
September 2, 2011 by Tommy
need help with these genetics problems. please help with what you can. thanks: Given that loci A and B in Drosophila are sex-linked and 20 map units apart, what phenotypic frequencies would you expect in male and female offspring resulting from the following crosses? (Assume A...
September 24, 2007 by stew
CAN SOMEONE REVIEW MY ANSWERS AND TELL ME IF THIS IS CORRECT? Why is it flawed to ask how much of a particular behavior is due to genetics and how much is due to experience? It is inconsistent to think that behaviors are solely due to our genetic make-up. When it comes to our ...
January 30, 2009 by SinnerSaved
Please help me with science genetics questions? Thanks to all who answer. :) 1. Chromosome pairs contain different versions of genes, which are called ________. 2. The process in which body cells are duplicated in order to grow and repair body tissues is called _____________. ...
March 10, 2014 by Hannah
Are an organism's characteristics determined only by its genes? Explain. Yes, an organism's characteristics are determined only by It's genes becuase the parents give their offspring genes which determines their characteristics. Is my answer correct? Do I need to expand on ...
February 25, 2007 by franny
Please Help Me :( Science: Biology, Genetics!
Please help me with science genetics questions? Thanks to all who answer!! :) 1. Chromosome pairs contain different versions of genes, which are called ________. 2. The process in which body cells are duplicated in order to grow and repair body tissues is called _____________...
March 10, 2014 by Hannah
What are the advatages of Eukaryotic genes splitting up? I'm not so sure how to approach the question, is it something to do with exons & introns or the nucleotide sequences?
October 7, 2008 by Claire
Question: Calculate the frequency of the AA, Aa, and aa genotypes after one generation if the initial population consists of 0.2 AA, 0.6 Aa, and 0.2 aa. What I have done is: P = (0.2)+(0.5)(0.6)= 0.50 q = 1-p = 1 - 0.50 = 0.50 Can someone check my answer plz.
December 6, 2006 by Josh
Given the gene sequence ABCDE, crossing over should occur most frequently between_____. a. A-B b.) B-C c.) A-E d.) A-D e.) A-C PLEASE explain how you got the answer thanks!
October 26, 2013 by nini
1) Do you know if the nucleotide sequence of a mutation tell you anything about its dominance or recessiveness? 2) Do you know the role that Ras play in the signal transduction pathway that makes it an oncogene?
November 4, 2011 by Bobby
Using D for tall plants and d for dwarf plants, a 1:1 ratio is obtained in which of the following crosses? These are my choices: Dd X dd DD X dd DD X Dd DD X DD Dd X Dd
September 29, 2013 by Julie
Bio- Genetics Quest.
A freind of yours brings up the idea that, if a person's gene were all identified and sequenced, he would be able to tell everything about that person: what they look like, how they might act, even how they will progess in life, and how long they would likely live. Is this ...
April 22, 2007 by Richard
Can anyone help me with Genetics? I have some problems and answers and need them explained to me. Here are some of the questions and answers: 1. Assume that a dihybrid cross is made in which the genes' loci are autosomal, independantly assorting, and incompletely dominant. How...
September 8, 2007 by frank
Studies on the development of sexual orientation highlight the importance of A.genetics B. environment C. prenatal hormones D. multiple factors I said A the enviroment, Now thinking its D
August 26, 2010 by Anonymous 2
1.Identify a typical developmental milestone for a person at a specific stage and explain how achievement of this milestone might be impacted by genetics and environment.
May 26, 2012 by Anonymous
What are three sources of emobroyonic stem cells and how are they obtained from each? This is what I have so far: 1. Blasocyst of an embyro 2. Embilical cord of a baby 3. ? I don't understand how to explain how to obtain them. Don't you just remove them?
November 3, 2008 by Lena
School advice please
What medical research field is in more demand? If I want to get a masters, what would you recommend me taking in undergrad between physiology, biochemistry, genetics, neuroscience or biotechnology?
July 21, 2009 by Alex
i have a diploid cell with 3 pairs of homologous chromosomes A1,A2,B1,B2,C1,C2 with no crossing over. will my daughter cells after mitosis just be [A1,B1,C1] and [A2,B2,C2] or will there be a mix between the 1's and 2's creating more varieties?
September 27, 2013 by Anonymous
A 50 year old male who is not overweight and has normal blood cholesterol levels suffers a heart attack. Propose a possible explanation i think the answer would be genetics...
October 1, 2014 by Sam
starting with 1000 copies of a template, 35 cycles of PCR were performed. What is the theoretical yield of copies of double stranded product of this amplification reaction?
November 27, 2012 by Josh G.
Phenylketonuria is a metabolic disease of humans that results from an autosomal recessive gene. If the frequency of phenylketonurics in the population is 9/10,000, what is the probability that two normal individuals will produce a diseased child?
November 13, 2008 by Keira
THE ABILITY TO SOLVE ABSTRACT PROBLEMS SUCH AS THOSE FOUND IN ALGEBRA AND HIGHER MATHEMATIC IS INFLUENCED BY BOTH DEVELOPMENT AND A)GENETICS B)SOCIETAL FACTORS C)HEALTH D)COGNITIVE STYLE
July 11, 2010 by fred
The ability to solve abstact problems such as those found in algebra and higher mathematics is influenced by devdlopment and A. genetics B. societal factors C. health D. cognitive style
August 25, 2010 by Anonymous
Describe the inheritance and expression of cystic fibrosis, Tay-Sachs disease and sickle-cell anemia. I didn't understand what the question meant by "expression." Please help!
February 24, 2008 by Anonymous
I have a quiz on genetics on friday in AP Biology and I would like some sites with good ap biology questions on them. I don't know any of them which I could go to.
December 3, 2008 by Roger
how does the existence of cells, organelles, cellular reproduction, natural selection, DNA replication, transcription, translation, heredity, genetics, mutations, and taxonomy provide evidence that supports the theory of evolution?
June 15, 2008 by Aneesah
How is personality developed? What roles do genetics and environment play in personality development? How do experiences influence personality? How is a person motivated?
April 27, 2010 by Mike
In a population where 8% of the men are red-green colour blind, what are the expected proportions of genotypes for the males and females? (Assume the trait does not affect survival or fertility.)
November 13, 2008 by lianne
Recombination frequencies a. arise from completely random genetic exchange. b. are the same for all genes. c. decrease with distance. d. are the same for cis and trans heterozygotes.
March 18, 2010 by Sonya
Consider the cross AaBbCcddEe X AABBccDDEe. If these 5 allele pairs all assort independently, then the probability that any individual offspring will have the genotype AaBBCcDdEE is 1 out of???
October 31, 2014 by Pre-med student
evolutionary psychology and behavior genetics a. have little in common b. acknoweledge the interactions of heredity and evirronment c. focus on lerning and experience d. are two schools of thought first introduced by john b. watson
August 1, 2013 by meka
A male with singed bristles (sn) appeared in a culture of Drosophila. How would you determine if this unusual phenotype was due to an X-linked mutation? Can you show the crosses that you would do to determine this?
September 9, 2011 by Tommy
I am having trouble wording this question. Describe the differences in the outcomes for a dihybrid cross ifgenes are: a. completely linked b. completely unlinked c. incompletely linked.
April 15, 2012 by Lucylu
Evolutionary psychology and behavior genetics: A have little in common B acknowledge the interaction of heredity and environment C focus on learning and experience D are two schools of thought first introduced by John B.Watson, Is B maybe correct?
September 16, 2009 by 888
Why are twin studies valuable in behavioral genetics research? What does the research say about the effects of environment on IQ scores in poor homes versus affluent homes? What does this suggest?
November 3, 2007 by Christian
you want to build a protein that is 10 amino acids long with the number of different amino acid that can be used how many unique protein could you7 construct.? B)How would this information be encode in your genome?
September 12, 2008 by rich
So I am completely confused. I am in the process of taking a quiz and the question says "a factor that seems to disappear" my options are punnet square, heredity, dominant factor, recessive factor, alleles, or genetics??? Help please? Thanks
January 10, 2013 by lazyburrito
In children, whose eye color (mom or dad) do they inherit more often? I know it all depends on which color is dominant, but in all [as in statistics in the US], is there any place where I can find this information? Thanks!
October 14, 2008 by Mariz
Evolutionary psychology and behavior genetics: a) have little in common b)acknowledge the interaction of heredity and environment c)focus on learning and experience d)are two schools of thought first introduced by John B. Watson I am confused between B and D
August 22, 2010 by Rena
psy - revise please
match -Psychodynamic Theory -Trait Theory -Learning Theory -Humanistic Theory -Sociocultural B. Popular theorist eysenck initiated the five-factor model. Ans:Trait theory C. The healthy personality is found in balancing the sociol self with the individual self. Ans: ...
April 20, 2008 by rose - Ms. Sue
Bio Bio Please check answer
Because codons are triplicates, there are ______ possible nucleotides combinations that could make a codon; each giving rise to one specific amino acid. Yet, there are only 20 amino acids used to produce proteins. Thsus, the gentic code is said to be _______. I. 16, unambigous...
July 22, 2006 by Christine
Many studies have shown that extinction is a natural process that occurred long before humans ever evolved. Explain the importance of conservation genetics in the survival of endangered species. Why should we be so concerned about extinction now?
February 27, 2012 by Anonymous
In a village with 4300 people, 1 in 90 males has a condition called 5-ARD that causes men to be pseudo-hermaphroditic. What is the frequency of autosomal recessive 5-ARD allele in this village, assuming Hardy-Weinberg equilibrium?
October 1, 2012 by kat
A portion of alcohol dehydrogenase enzyme contains 375 amino acids. Including both amino acid and all other necessary codes, how long is the coding portion of the corresponding mRNA? Thanks
November 16, 2014 by Mandy
Assume that a cross is made between AaBb and aabb plants, and the offspring occur in the following numbers: 106 AaBb, 48 Aabb, 52 aaBb, 94 aabb. These results are consitent with which arrangement of genes?
September 23, 2007 by stew
Biology - Genetics
I have not been able to find any more in depth websites/answers for this question. DNA is considered to be a relatively stable molecule. What is it that gives the molecule its stability when the hydrogen bonds between the nitrogen bases are so easily broken?
October 31, 2007 by Me-ki
Hi, If a gene for neprilysin contains 80 000 base pairs, and neprilysin contains only 749 amino acids, can anyone explain the significance of the difference between the numbers ? Can anyone suggest a place where I can read more on this topic ? Thanks.....
May 25, 2008 by Lewis