Can You Answer This DNA Trivia Quiz?

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Can You Answer This DNA Trivia Quiz?

Can you answer this DNA trivia? Over the past month, we have extensively covered the use and contents of DNA. Do you think you have been paying enough attention to pass the quiz below? Well, let’s see if you are all talk and no smarts by checking just how high you get to score in the quiz below. All the best!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is the primary function of DNA?
    • A. 

      To store genetic material.

    • B. 

      To provide quick, short term energy.

    • C. 

      To provide long term energy.

  • 2. 
    Which of the following best describes the structure of DNA?
    • A. 

      A single strand of nucleotides twisted with a single helix.

    • B. 

      A double strand of nucleotides twisted with a double helix.

    • C. 

      Sugar Phosphate Backbone with four sets of nitrogenous bases: Adenine, Thymine, Guanine, and Cytosine.

    • D. 

      Zigzag Lines with Hexagons and Pentagons

  • 3. 
    What does DNA stand for?
    • A. 

      Deoxyribonucleic acid

    • B. 

      Deoxyribose acid

    • C. 

      Dioxyglucose acid

    • D. 

      Dioxyribochloric acid

  • 4. 
    In DNA adenine always pair with?
    • A. 

      Uracine

    • B. 

      Cytocine

    • C. 

      Thymine

    • D. 

      Guanine

  • 5. 
    What is the shape of DNA?
    • A. 

      Twisted Ladder

    • B. 

      Esclator

    • C. 

      A cup

    • D. 

      Snake