DNA, Rna, And Protein Synthesis

13 Questions
DNA, rna, and protein synthesis

The objective of this quiz is to test your knowledge on DNA, RNA, and Protein Synthesis; however, this quiz will also work as a study guide seeing as the correct answers will be given after each submitted answer.

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    A gene is a segment of DNA that islocated on a chromosome. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    A gene codes for a recessive character.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    A dna acts as a template for RNA synthesization during ________. 
  • 4. 
    Pair the following base pairs according to the base pairing rules for complementary base pairs.
    • A. Adenine
    • A.
    • B. Guanine
    • B.
  • 5. 
    The other end of each tRNA contains...
    • A. 


      proteins

    • B. 

      the anticodon

    • C. 

      two chromosomes

    • D. 


      three complementary nucleotides

  • 6. 
    What are the functions of the mRNA, the rRNA, and the tRNA? Compare and contrast the difference in functions between the three. 
  • 7. 
    What's being shown in the animation above? (Click 2)
    • A. 

      Translation

    • B. 

      Chromosome synthesis

    • C. 

      Transcription

    • D. 

      DNA replication

  • 8. 
    What is the function of a termination signal?
  • 9. 
    Fill in the 5 red blanks (circles). 
  • 10. 
    Complete the base sequence of the base pairs (which is the correct sequence?).  ACAGTGC
    • A. 

      CACUGUA

    • B. 

      UGUCACG

    • C. 

      GUGACAU

    • D. 

      TGTCACG

  • 11. 
    What roles do both DNA replication and genetic codes play in mutation?
  • 12. 
    The human genome is of such a grand size that it would take ____ years for a person to read all of the sequences out loud.
    • A. 

      2

    • B. 

      5

    • C. 

      60

    • D. 

      10

  • 13. 
    A promoter's role in protein synthesis is binding and initiating transcription. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False