Transcription Practice

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Transcription Practice

Are you a transcripton guru? Do you think you have what it takes in terms of perfect speed and accuracy when it comes to transcription? Well, there is only one way to find out. This quiz will gauge your prowess in trascription and rate you. All the best.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The bases for DNA are A, T, C and G. What are the bases for RNA
    • A. 

      A, T, C, and G

    • B. 

      A, T, C and U

    • C. 

      A, U, C and G

  • 2. 
    What is made during transcription?
    • A. 

      MRNA will make a copy of the DNA

    • B. 

      DNA makes a copy of itself

    • C. 

      TRNA will copy the DNA

  • 3. 
    What is the goal of transcription?
    • A. 

      To make ribosomes

    • B. 

      To make DNA

    • C. 

      To make a copy of DNA using mRNA

  • 4. 
    What is the purpose of having mRNA?
    • A. 

      So your body can do more work

    • B. 

      Because the DNA can't leave the nucleus

    • C. 

      To make ATP

  • 5. 
    If you have a strand of DNA with the nitrogen bases of A T G      G G G    C G A, what would the mRNA strand look like?
    • A. 

      T A C C C C G C T

    • B. 

      U A C C C C G C U

    • C. 

      U T C G G G G C T

  • 6. 
    If you have a strand of DNA with the nitrogen bases of T A G    G C A   T C A, what would the mRNA look like?
    • A. 

      A U C G C T A G T

    • B. 

      A U G G C T T C A

    • C. 

      A U C C G U A G U

  • 7. 
    If you have a strand of DNA with the bases C C C   G G G   T T T   A T A, what would the mRNA look like?
    • A. 

      G G G C C C A A A T A T

    • B. 

      G G G G G G A A A T U T

    • C. 

      G G G C C C A A A U A U

  • 8. 
    Where does transcription take place?
    • A. 

      Ribosomes

    • B. 

      Nucleus

    • C. 

      Mitochondria