The information below should not be interpreted as an extension of the rules. You can find free online copies of the current rules for download in the Science Olympiad Store. The official rules in the current Rules Manual take precedence. This event is generously supported by Corteva Agriscience.
Resources and Links
- 2020 BioEarth Science CD in the Science Olympiad Store - contains Designer Genes!
- Genetics CD in the Science Olympiad Store - for Heredity and Designer Genes
- 2020 Science Olympiad Test Packet for Division C - contains the test/key from Designer Genes from the 2019 Science Olympiad National Tournament - great for practice!
- 2020 Power Point for Designer Genes - Verified Resource! New!
- 2020 Internet Resources for Designer Genes - Verified Resource! New!
Training Handouts & Notes
Problem Solving Tips and Practice Problems
- Problem Solving Tips
- Sample Tournament Questions & Answers
- Practice Problems with Answers
- Molecular Biology Problems
- Biotechnology Problems
- Example Designer Genes Exam