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

Q 2: Amgen, Genentech, Serono, Genzyme -- these are all names of
biotechnology companies
biotechnology based medicines
genes in monkeys
scientists who made contributions to biotechnology

Q 3: ___________ 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.
Red biotechnology
Yellow biotechnology
White biotechnology
Green biotechnology

Q 4: _________ 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.
Yellow biotechnology
Green biotechnology
White biotechnology
Red biotechnology

Q 5: 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 6: The DNA composition of humans is ___ similar to that of chimpanzees and gorillas.

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