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Conjugation: The Transfer of Chromosomal DNA

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1F+ refers to a cell containing...
A)a single strand of DNA.
B)a double strand of DNA.
C)the F plasmid.
D)any plasmid.
E)a functional strand of DNA.



2The donor chromosome is transferred as...
A)a plasmid.
B)single stranded DNA.
C)double stranded DNA.
D)single stranded RNA.
E)double stranded RNA.



3HFr refers to a cell that has...
A)integrated the F plasmid into its cytoplasm.
B)integrated the F plasmid into its cell wall.
C)integrated the F plasmid into its sex pilus.
D)integrated the F plasmid into its genome.
E)refused to integrate the F plasmid into the cell.



4The sex pilus is found on the F- cell.
A)True
B)False



5The entire genome of the donor cell is usually transferred to the recipient cell.
A)True
B)False







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