5. Which best describes molecule A?
A. It is an insulin gene.
B. It is recombinant DNA.
C. It is a bacterial plasmid.
D. It is a disease-causing virus.
6. How is a bacterial plasmid described after donor DNA is inserted into the bacterium's DNA?
F. vector DNA
G. cloned DNA
H. plasmid DNA
J. recombinant DNA
DIRECTIONS: Complete the following analogy.
7. Proteomics : proteins :: genomics :
INTERPRETING GRAPHICS: The diagram below is of two pieces of DNA that were cut with the same restriction enzyme. Use the diagram to answer the question that follows.
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