Read the Science News article, Altered protein makes mice smarter. Then answer the questions below and email the answers to mom.
Answer these questions. Email the answers with a subject line of "Reading Lesson 3 - Reading for information, Altered protein makes mice smarter"
- Why would it be good and helpful to some humans to tweak a gene and make supersmart mice?
- What scientific journal was this article originally published in?
- How did these mice demonstrate that they were smarter than other mice?
- What do daredevil mice do that ordinary mice don't?
- Why are scientists still a long way away from making a drug because of this study?