Ch.5 Genetics of Bacteria and VirusesWorksheetSee all chapters
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Ch.1 Introduction to Genetics
Ch.2 Mendel's Laws of Inheritance
Ch.3 Extensions to Mendelian Inheritance
Ch.4 Genetic Mapping and Linkage
Ch.5 Genetics of Bacteria and Viruses
Ch.6 Chromosomal Variation
Ch.7 DNA and Chromosome Structure
Ch.8 DNA Replication
Ch.9 Mitosis and Meiosis
Ch.10 Transcription
Ch.11 Translation
Ch.12 Gene Regulation in Prokaryotes
Ch.13 Gene Regulation in Eukaryotes
Ch.14 Genetic Control of Development
Ch.15 Genomes and Genomics
Ch.16 Transposable Elements
Ch.17 Mutation, Repair, and Recombination
Ch.18 Molecular Genetic Tools
Ch.19 Cancer Genetics
Ch.20 Quantitative Genetics
Ch.21 Population Genetics
Ch.22 Evolutionary Genetics
Working with Microorganisms
Bacterial Conjugation
Bacterial Transformation
Bacteriophage Genetics

Concept #1: Conjugation Overview

Concept #2: F Factor and Hfr

Practice: True or False: For conjugation to occur, bacterial cells must physically contact each other.

Practice: What is the name of the structure through which DNA is transferred? 

Practice: What property does the F factor give bacteria?

Practice: A F+ bacterial cell can donate DNA to which type of bacterium?