IB II Summer Work

all work due the first class meeting

Chapter 17: Food Science

Read and outline the chapter; complete all of the questions within and at the end of the chapter.


GMO Food

Is My Produce Genetically Modified?

Watch the video on youtube: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w437uQf_A7c


Design a (real - possible using today's technology) test anyone could do in a supermarket or at a farm stand to ascertain whether or not their corn or other produce is genetically modified. Research GE (genetically engineered) foods; what are the effects; how are changes expressed; what are the modifications for; what are the negative effects of the modifications; etc...)


Cite at least 5 research sources.