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13.  What do the letters GMO stand for and explain what a GMO is. 
      What are the benefits and risks of GMOs and transgenic organisms.

14.  What is a transgenic crop.  Explain how a transgenic crop is made and give two

15.  Explain the risks and benefits of transgenic crops. 

16.  Define "clone" and tell how one is produced.

17.  What was the first cloned mammal?  Who was responsible for the discovery?   
       Where and when did this discovery occur?

18.  Explain the benefits and risks of cloning.




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