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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Where had Watson moved?
2. Who has developed a structure of DNA in chapter twenty-one?
3. Which of the following terms best describes how the English scientists felt about the United States refusing to allow Pauling to travel to London to speak at the conference?
4. What had the Cavendish lab recently discovered?
5. What did Todd say about the sugar-phosphate backbone chemistry in the model?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Write an essay discussing the idea that scientists within the scientific community often speak different languages. This refers to the language of disciplines, not the language of countries.
Essay Topic 2
Describe how the scientific process can be seen throughout this novel. Use specific examples and key words from the scientific process such as hypothesis, test, control, etc.
Essay Topic 3
Write an essay on the theme of integrating the work of science with outside diversions, merging a scientist's work with his life portrayed throughout the novel. Be sure to include specific examples.
This section contains 210 words
(approx. 1 page at 300 words per page)