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1

What is mtDNA made up of

Double stranded circular molecule

2

Where is mtDNA found?

Matrix of the mitochondria

3

where is mitochondrial DNA orginated from

soley from the egg (mother)

4

Define genome

Total genetic material within a cell or individual

5

In eukaryotic cells where is most of the genetic material located?

nucleus

6

what is the genome responsible for?

The complete protein complement expressed by a cell or orrganism

7

Define a proteome

Total protein complement that can be translated by a cell or individual organism.

8

Define karyotype

Graphic display of the complete set of chromosomes of a particular organism.

9

Which chromosomes are homologous?

1-22

10

explain egg incubation temperature

Reptiles and birds sex can depend on the temp of eggs