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AP Biology

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By | AP Biology
  • Complete Killer Virus video; submit questions
  • Chapter 27 summary
  • Electrophoresis lab quiz tomorrow: know charge on DNA molecule and why, how does the gel function as a filter?; how do the fragments travel through the gel?; what is the buffer used for?; what factors cause the fragments to separate?

Agenda

By | AP Biology
  • Bacteria Lab; due Wednesday February 13
  • Draw 1 or 2 specimens for each bacteria type (3) on the paper provided
  • Drawings MUST be done in pencil; if you erase, it must be erased cleanly: no ghosting
  • Do NOT SKETCH, STIPPLE OR SHADE. Deductions will be made for each
  • Draw using smooth, continuous lines

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By | AP Biology
  • Begin Chapter 19
  • Calculate transformation efficiency from lab data
  • Transformation lab quiz tomorrow; know the following: function of plasmids, definition of transformation (hint use lab material or textbook), interpret and analyze the results of the lab, calculate transformation efficiency, do transformed cells have the ability to pass on their traits to their offspring?, what is the antibiotic used on the plates?

Agenda

By | AP Biology
  • Complete Chapter 17
  • Electrophoresis lab Tuesday or Wednesday after school; sign-ups with Mr. Mapplebeck; lab will run for 3 hours