Look at the pictures below and determine which of the following is of an organism that contains DNA.

Sources:
http://www.wildbirds.com/Portals/0/images/new%20bird.jpg
http://www.magazineusa.com/images_st2/va/virginiabeach/strawberry_festival.jpg
http://gedmaheux.files.wordpress.com/2007/07/coke_redesign.png
http://www.webguild.org/images/1220559416cloud.jpg
http://www.freedigitalphotos.net/image/s_spider.jpg
http://www.springvalenurseries.com/images/big_tree.jpg

What can you conclude from the activity above?  Write your conclusion under the "Comments" section.

Hint:  Based on what we learned earlier, DNA is found inside a special area of the cell called the nucleus.  Therefore, there are only two types of cells that contain nucleus. 

 


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ChinLin Pan
04/04/2009 17:10

The spider, bird, tree and strawberries have DNA. The coke and clouds do not b/c they are not living things.

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