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Wind your way around DNA

Quiz over the Wind Your Way Around DNA Lab
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DNA
This molecule contains instructions for making an organism.
gametes
These cells have half as much DNA as normal cells.
mature red blood cells
These cells don't have any DNA.
46
Normal human cells have _____ chromosomes.
6
If the DNA in a single human cell were stretched out in a single continuous strand, it would stretch ___ feet.
cheek
What part of the body will you be obtaining cells from in this lab?
ice cold
What temperature does the alcohol need to be for this lab to work? (ice cold, cold, room temperature, warm, hot, boiling hot)
breaks down cell membranes
What is the purpose of the soap in this lab?
white
What color is the clump of material that is your DNA?
Gatorade
The lab calls for a salt water solution. What else can be used instead of salt water?