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 +===== ASSIGNMENT 1 =====
 +----
  
 +**Due date:​** ​ 9/26/17 by 10 am
 +
 +====Exercise 1==== 
 +Write a script that:\\
 +a) prompts the user for a DNA sequence\\
 +b) assigns the sequence to a variable\\
 +c) prints the sequence to the terminal with an informative message (e.g. You entered: ACTGCA)
 +\\
 +
 +====Exercise 2==== 
 +Write a script that:\\
 +a) prompts the user for the diameter and height of a petri dish (two separate prompts)\\
 +b) calculates the volume (V=3.14*h*r^2)\\
 +c) prints the result to the terminal
 +\\
 +
 +====Exercise 3====
 +Write a script that:\\
 +a) prompts the user for a codon sequence (3-nt DNA sequence)\\
 +b) tests if the codon is a start codon\\
 +c) prints the result to the terminal
 +\\
 +
 +====Exercise 4====
 +Write a script that:\\
 +a) prompts the user to enter a sequence\\
 +b) prompts the user to enter the complement of the sequence\\
 +c) prints the sequences to the terminal on separate lines with bars between the base paired nucleoditeds as shown below:\\
 +''​ACTGAAA''​\\
 +''​%%|||||||%%''​\\
 +''​TGACTTT''​
 +\\
 +
 +**To submit your assignment, combine the scripts into one text file with each exercise clearly labeled and upload it to Canvas.**
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