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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Which term did Maurice use to describe the DNA structure?
2. Where was Pauling's lab?
3. Why did Crick become annoyed with Watson?
4. Which of the following was Senator McCarthy investigating?
5. Why did Watson believe that DNA would be a two-chain?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Write an essay about the author's reflection about Rosy and how and why his opinion changed as he reflected back years later.
Essay Topic 2
Write an essay describing how the title of the novel provides insight to the savvy reader throughout the chapters. Explain in detail your rationale.
Essay Topic 3
Write an essay on the issue of a person's politics affecting his ability to travel to complete his work (such as Pauling being unable to travel to the conference in London). Compare this even in the book to current events throughout your writing.
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