The Double Helix Test | Final Test - Hard

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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.

Short Answer Questions

1. How did Maurice respond to all of the arguments that went into constructing the DNA model?

2. Which of the following is the best definition of the term untenable?

3. What does TMV stand for?

4. Which of the following was Senator McCarthy investigating?

5. Who did Watson go to tell about Rosy's B photograph?

Essay Topics

Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:

Essay Topic 1

At one point in the novel, Rosy seems very agitated and almost at the point of violence. Write an essay about this event including: Where does this fit of temper come from? Is it truly as the author describes it or is it somehow misinterpreted by him?

Essay Topic 2

Write a comparison essay of Watson and Crick's motivations to complete work. How were they the same? How were they different? Include specific examples to explain your conclusions.

Essay Topic 3

Write an essay describing in what way it is a truth that "a scientist's life might be interesting socially as well as intellectually." Use information from the text to support your writing.

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