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Problem: Use the figure to predict the results of Lederberg and Tatum's experiment (Figure 1).Part A. Bacterial cultures from which flask(s) will grow on minimal medium plus pro and thi? Select all that apply.A. Flask 1B. Flask 2C. Flask 3Part B. Bacterial cultures from which flask(s) will grow on minimal medium plus val and arg? Select all that apply.A. Flask 1B. Flask 2C. Flask 3Part C. Bacterial cultures from which flask(s) will grow on minimal medium? Select all that apply.A. Flask 1B. Flask 2C. Flask 3

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Strain 1: arg+ thi pro val+ → can synthesize arg and val; needs thi and pro

Strain 2: arg thi+ pro+ val → can synthesize thi and pro; needs arg and val

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Use the figure to predict the results of Lederberg and Tatum's experiment (Figure 1).

Part A. Bacterial cultures from which flask(s) will grow on minimal medium plus pro and thi? Select all that apply.

A. Flask 1

B. Flask 2

C. Flask 3

Part B. Bacterial cultures from which flask(s) will grow on minimal medium plus val and arg? Select all that apply.

A. Flask 1

B. Flask 2

C. Flask 3

Part C. Bacterial cultures from which flask(s) will grow on minimal medium? Select all that apply.

A. Flask 1

B. Flask 2

C. Flask 3

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