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2. During the joining of the precursor fragments: The polymerase delta complex fills in the excised part of RNA with DNA nucleotides, then DNA ligase catalyses the formation of the final bond between the two fragments

  • True
  • False

3. The lagging strand of DNA synthesis is made in pieces, called _______

  • Meteorites
  • Precursor/Okazaki fragments
  • Rock fragments

4. During chain elongation, DNA polymerase acts in conjunction with other proteins forming a complex known as _________

  • DNA polymerase complex
  • DNA polymerase alpha

5. Torsional stress is seen when unwinding the DNA, this is removed by

  • DNA topoisomerase 1, or gyrase
  • DNA topping, or gyrase


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