Gene Expression And Protein Synthesis By: Faye And Josh

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  • 1. 
    Segment of a DNA molecule that carries the sequence of bases that directs the synthesis of a specific RNA molecule. When the RNA is mRNA, it specifies the synthesis of a specific protein.
    • A. 

      Gene

    • B. 

      Transcription

    • C. 

      Translation

    • D. 

      Activation

  • 2. 
    The activation of a gene to produce a specific protein; it involves both transcription and translation
    • A. 

      Gene

    • B. 

      Activation

    • C. 

      Gene Expression

    • D. 

      Initiation

  • 3. 
    Sequence of three bases on mRNA; spells out the particular amino acid that the tRNA brings to this site.
    • A. 

      Anticodon

    • B. 

      Codon

    • C. 

      Translation

    • D. 

      Transcription

  • 4. 
    The process in which information encoded in an mRNA molecule is used to assemble a specific protein
    • A. 

      Transcription

    • B. 

      Gene

    • C. 

      Gene Expression

    • D. 

      Translation

  • 5. 
    The process in which information encoded in a DNA molecule is copied to an mRNA molecule.
    • A. 

      Translation

    • B. 

      Transcription

    • C. 

      Initiation

    • D. 

      Activation

  • 6. 
    TRNA recognition site; pairs up with the codon.
    • A. 

      Anticodon

    • B. 

      Codon

    • C. 

      Gene

    • D. 

      Elongation

  • 7. 
    Provides the correspondence between a codon and an amino acid.
    • A. 

      Genetic Code

    • B. 

      Genetic Symbol

    • C. 

      Genetic Numbers

    • D. 

      Genetic Sequence

  • 8. 
    Each amino acid is first activated by reacting with a molecule of ATP.
    • A. 

      Activation

    • B. 

      Elongation

    • C. 

      Termination

    • D. 

      Initiation

  • 9. 
    Have initiator and conserved sequences.
    • A. 

      Officer

    • B. 

      Enhancer

    • C. 

      Promoter

    • D. 

      Endorser

  • 10. 
    Nucleotide sequences far removed from the transcription sites; bind to transcription factors and increase the level of transcription.
    • A. 

      Promoter

    • B. 

      Enhancer

    • C. 

      Officer

    • D. 

      Master

  • 11. 
    Mutagens are chemical that causes mutation?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    Is Gene therapy a technique whereby a missing gene is replaced using a viral vector?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    Ex Vivo the patient is given the virus directly.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    In vivo cells are removed from a patient, given the missing gene, and then the cells are given back to the patient.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    Genetic engineering the process by which genes are inserted into cells.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False