biology unit 2

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name the pentose sugar found in DNA
deoxyribose
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what is a gene?
section of DNA that codes for a protein
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how many DNA bases code for one amino acid?
three
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name two types of non coding DNA
Introns and multiple repeats
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what is an allele
An allele is a different form of a gene
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How are new alleles of a gene produced?
through mutation
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what is the name of the position on a chromosome that a particular allele occupies?
locus
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what is a gene?

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section of DNA that codes for a protein

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how many DNA bases code for one amino acid?

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name two types of non coding DNA

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what is an allele

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