The Double Helix Quiz

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Questions 1-5 of 25:


Why was Watson trying to make crystallographic X-rays of TMV? (from Chapter 16)


What had the Cavendish lab recently discovered? (from Chapter 18)


Which of the following did Watson and Crick add to the models which already existed within the Cambridge lab? (from Chapter 12)


What shape was Watson trying to prove TMV was? (from Chapter 18)


What did Watson and Crick hope in regards to this new structure of DNA? (from Chapter 21)

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