Chapter 5 Test Prep (posted Monday 1/20/17)
Test Scheduled for Thursday, 1/23/17
Expect to see multiple choice, fill in the blanks, true and false where you have to make the false statements true. Expect to answer questions based on diagrams such as a protein synthesis illustration and a pedigree.
Know your vocabulary--you will need to apply the vocabulary in your essays.
Essays: Prepare your answers ahead of time. I made some changes to the rubric.
1.In protein synthesis, if one of the nitrogen bases was replaced by a different base, what effect might that have on the amino acids and the proteins being made? What would this mean for the organism?
2. Is it possible for a son to inherit an allele on an X chromosome from his father? Explain why or why not.
______ Completely incorrect answer
/ left blank (0/10)
_____ Partial Credit
(up to 9/10 pts)
*Partially correct, but missing some important information
*Partially correct, but went off-topic and included information not relevant to the question.
*On the right track, but explanation is incomplete.
*On the right track, but did not include examples where applicable.
____ Full credit
(up to 10 pts)
Points applied to partial or full credit answers:
_____Incorporated academic vocabulary ( up to 1 pt)
_____Organized thoughts into cohesive answer with good sentence structure, grammar, punctuation, capitalization, spelling (up to 3 pts)