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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does TMV contain?
2. Where was Watson going to get the necessary pieces to construct his model?
3. Which of the following was Senator McCarthy investigating?
4. What did Watson and Crick hope in regards to this new structure of DNA?
5. What had the Cavendish lab recently discovered?
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 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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