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by jiyuu
Mon May 15, 2006 8:34 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: muscles and bones
Replies: 3
Views: 4212

oops, I confused muscle for something else. XD;; Thanks for pointing that out!
by jiyuu
Sat May 13, 2006 9:20 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: muscles and bones
Replies: 3
Views: 4212

muscles and bones

What are the similarities and differences between muscles and bones?

So far, I have that both muscles and bones are connective tissue and that bones support while muscles help with movement.
by jiyuu
Mon Mar 06, 2006 9:31 pm
Forum: Genetics
Topic: question on determining heterozygous/homozygous animal
Replies: 4
Views: 2779

...oh! Finally figured it out~
Thanks!
by jiyuu
Sun Mar 05, 2006 11:37 pm
Forum: Genetics
Topic: question on determining heterozygous/homozygous animal
Replies: 4
Views: 2779

I understand what the terms mean, I'm just confused on how to go about answering the questions.
by jiyuu
Sun Mar 05, 2006 8:24 pm
Forum: Genetics
Topic: question on determining heterozygous/homozygous animal
Replies: 4
Views: 2779

question on determining heterozygous/homozygous animal

In cattle, polled (P) is dominant over horned (p). Describe the procedure for determining whether a polled animal is homozygous or heterozygous.

Any help would be appreciated!
by jiyuu
Tue Feb 28, 2006 1:36 am
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Genetics question about offspring
Replies: 2
Views: 3222

oh! I get it now. ^^;

Thanks!
by jiyuu
Sun Feb 26, 2006 5:06 am
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Genetics question about offspring
Replies: 2
Views: 3222

Genetics question about offspring

The offspring of two short-tailed cats have a 25% chance of having no tail, a 25% chance of having a long tail, and a 50% chance of having a short tail. What can you hypothesize about the genotypes of the parents and the way in which tail length is inherited? I tried making a few Punnett squares to ...
by jiyuu
Mon Feb 13, 2006 9:19 pm
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Mitosis
Replies: 4
Views: 3805

Mitosis

The term "mitosis" comes from the Greek word meaning "thread". Explain why this word may be helpful in describing this process of nuclear division.

What evidence is there that mitosis is a continuous process, not a series of separate events?

Thank you for any help!