DNA replication key words

HideShow resource information

1. What does universal mean?

  • there are the same amount of homologous pairs in all organisms
  • nearly all organisms have codons that code for the same amino acids
  • codons can all code for all amino acids
  • amino acids are coded for by more than one codon
1 of 13

Other questions in this quiz

2. What are the sequences within a gene that code for an amino acid>

  • histones
  • genomes
  • exons
  • introns

3. What is an allele?

  • the full range of proteins that a cell can produce
  • a version of a gene
  • sequences within a gene that code for an amino acid
  • the protein DNA is associated with in eukaryotic cells

4. What is a gene?

  • a sequence of bases on mRNA that correspond to a specific amino acid or stop signal
  • the full range of proteins a cell can produce
  • a base sequence that codes for amino acids or functional RNA
  • amino acid chains

5. What is a genome?

  • a sequence of 3 DNA bases
  • a base sequence that codes for an amino acid or functional RNA
  • full set of genes in a cell
  • full set of proteins a cell can produce

Comments

No comments have yet been made

Similar Biology resources:

See all Biology resources »See all DNA, genetics and evolution resources »