Learning Exercises

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For this assignment students use online genetic databases such as Genbank and OMIM to research a particular genetic... see more

Students use a computer simulation, the commercial Biolabs Virtual Fly simulation, of fruit fly crosses to investigate... see more

An interactive lecture that uses flash animations showing the researcher and their experiments that were used to develop... see more

Writing a Wikipedia article about a genetic disease is a good culminating activity for a genetics course or module, as it... see more

This assignment uses a computer simulation of fruit fly genetics to have students design and interpret monohybrid crosses... see more

An interactive lecture that uses flash animations showing the researcher and their experiments that were used to develop... see more

Writing a Wikipedia article about a genetic disease is a good culminating activity for a genetics course or module, as it... see more

This assignment uses a computer simulation of fruit fly genetics to have students design and interpret monohybrid crosses... see more

Students use the TranslationLab to determine the genetic code by translating di-, tri-,and tetra-nucleotide repeats.... see more

Problem-based assignments where students use the EvolutionLab to investigate natural selection on a quantitative trait.... see more

The last part of Mapping Human Genetic Traits Course: Intro Biology, Genetics see more

Students map human disease genes using pedigrees and RFLPs. Course: Intro Biology, Genetics see more

This rubric describes the grading criteria for trihybrid mapping problems. Course: Genetics see more

Trihybrid crosses and mapping of numerous genes. Course: Genetics see more

A grading rubric for a large mapping prblem involving several genes Course: Genetics see more

This is a follow-up assignment for students who have already used the FlyLab to look at mono-hybris crosses. In this... see more

A grading rubric for FlyLab assignment #2. see more

The second part of FlyLab Assignment 1. This finishes the instructions on how to do crosses using the FlyLab and how to... see more

This is a sample write up for the first problem in FlyLab assignment 1. Course: Genetics see more

This is a scoring rubric for FlyLab Assignment 1 giving the characteristics expected in the write-ups for this assignment... see more

An introductory assignment that takes students step by step through the Flylab and then has them investigate some simple... see more