# NSCI 580A5 fall 2017

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 — assignments:2017nsci580a5assignment1 [2017/09/25 15:04] (current)tai created 2017/09/25 15:04 tai created 2017/09/25 15:04 tai created Line 1: Line 1: + ===== 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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