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RNA Quizzes & Trivia

This will cover mainly RNA.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The process of making mRNA from DNA is called ____.
    • A. 

      Translation

    • B. 

      Transcription

    • C. 

      Replication

    • D. 

      Duplication

    • E. 

      It can't be done

  • 2. 
    RNA has ______ strand(s) 
    • A. 

      1

    • B. 

      2

    • C. 

      It varies

    • D. 

      4

  • 3. 
    Select all the possible nitrogen bases of RNA.
    • A. 

      Adenine

    • B. 

      Choline

    • C. 

      Guanine

    • D. 

      Thymine

    • E. 

      Cytosine

    • F. 

      Glycerine

    • G. 

      Uracil

  • 4. 
    Select the different types of RNA.
    • A. 

      MRNA

    • B. 

      RRNA

    • C. 

      GRNA

    • D. 

      TRNA

  • 5. 
    If the structure "C" is a phospate, "B" below is ribose, and "A" is a nitrogen base, what is the name of this compound?
    • A. 

      MDNA

    • B. 

      TDNA

    • C. 

      DNA

    • D. 

      RNA

  • 6. 
    Review: A ________ is a hypothesis that has been repeatedly tested and is assumed to be true.
    • A. 

      Conclusion

    • B. 

      Observation

    • C. 

      Theory

    • D. 

      Postulate

  • 7. 
    Review: Select all the parts of Cell theory.
    • A. 

      All organisms are cellular

    • B. 

      All cells have a nucleus to control them

    • C. 

      The cell is the basic unit

    • D. 

      Only a cell can produce another cell

    • E. 

      Cells are too small to be seen without magnification

  • 8. 
    Review: Active transport requires  ______ and _____.
    • A. 

      Enzymes, glucose

    • B. 

      Energy, lipids

    • C. 

      Carrier molecules, energy

    • D. 

      Carrier molecules, osmosis

  • 9. 
    Review: Select the four main organic compounds
    • A. 

      Lipids

    • B. 

      Starch

    • C. 

      Carbohydrate

    • D. 

      Proteins

    • E. 

      Enzymes

    • F. 

      Nucleic acids

    • G. 

      Fats

  • 10. 
    Match the RNA with its function:
    • A. messenger RNA
    • A.
    • B. transfer RNA
    • B.
    • C. rRNA
    • C.
  • 11. 
    The name of the three nitrogen bases on messenger RNA is called:
    • A. 

      Triplets

    • B. 

      Trinucleotide

    • C. 

      Codon

    • D. 

      Chrondroitin

    • E. 

      Coddle

  • 12. 
    Messenger RNA travels from the nucleus to what organelle for protein manufacturing?
    • A. 

      Ribosome

    • B. 

      Smooth ER

    • C. 

      Golgi apparatus

    • D. 

      Lysosome

    • E. 

      Rough ER

  • 13. 
    What is the part labeled as 1 ?
    • A. 

      Ribosome

    • B. 

      Codon

    • C. 

      TRNA

    • D. 

      Amino acid

    • E. 

      MRNA

  • 14. 
    What is the part labeled as 2 ?
    • A. 

      Ribosome

    • B. 

      Codon

    • C. 

      TRNA

    • D. 

      Amino acid

    • E. 

      MRNA

  • 15. 
    What is the part labeled as 3 ?
    • A. 

      Ribosome

    • B. 

      Codon

    • C. 

      TRNA

    • D. 

      Amino acid

    • E. 

      MRNA

  • 16. 
    What is the part labeled as 4 ?
    • A. 

      Ribosome

    • B. 

      Codon

    • C. 

      TRNA

    • D. 

      Amino acid

    • E. 

      Anticodon

  • 17. 
    What is the part labeled as 5 ?
    • A. 

      Ribosome

    • B. 

      Codon

    • C. 

      TRNA

    • D. 

      Amino acid

    • E. 

      Anticodon

  • 18. 
    What is the part labeled as 6 ?
    • A. 

      Ribosome

    • B. 

      Codon

    • C. 

      TRNA

    • D. 

      Amino acid

    • E. 

      Anticodon

  • 19. 
    The process of making protein using mRNA and tRNA is called ______.
    • A. 

      Duplication

    • B. 

      Replication

    • C. 

      Transcription

    • D. 

      Translation

  • 20. 
    In RNA, what replaces the thymine?
    • A. 

      Adenine

    • B. 

      Guanine

    • C. 

      Uracil

    • D. 

      Cytosine

    • E. 

      Codon

  • 21. 
    Each  tRNA carries ______ amino acid(s).
    • A. 

      1

    • B. 

      3

    • C. 

      It depends on the protein being made

    • D. 

      A matched pair of

  • 22. 
    Using the graphic below (in public domain on Wikipedia.org), if CUG was the mRNA codon, what amino acid does this correspond to?
    • A. 

      Proline

    • B. 

      Leucine

    • C. 

      Glutamine

    • D. 

      Histidine

  • 23. 
    Match the steps of making protein from mRNA to their proper order.
    • A. First step
    • A.
    • B. Second step
    • B.
    • C. Third step
    • C.
    • D. Fourth step
    • D.
  • 24. 
    Match the step number with the proper step when producing mRNA
    • A. First step
    • A.
    • B. Second step
    • B.
    • C. Third step
    • C.
    • D. Fourth step
    • D.
    • E. Fifth step
    • E.
  • 25. 
    The instructions for making protein are found in the ______
    • A. 

      DNA

    • B. 

      Nuclear membrane

    • C. 

      Lysosomes

    • D. 

      Free nucleotides

    • E. 

      Amino acids

  • 26. 
    There is ALWAYS a codon to stop and one to start.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 27. 
    What type of sugar does RNA contain?
    • A. 

      Glucose

    • B. 

      Polysaccharide

    • C. 

      Deoxyribose

    • D. 

      Ribose

  • 28. 
    Amino acids are bonded together by ___________.
    • A. 

      Protein bonds

    • B. 

      Ionic bonds

    • C. 

      Weak hydrogen bonds

    • D. 

      Peptide bonds