Protein Synthesis
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  • Question 1
    30 seconds
    Q. In RNA, Uracil pairs with ______. 
    answer choices
    cytosine
    adenine
    guanine
    thymine
  • Question 2
    30 seconds
    Q. The process to go from DNA to mRNA is _______
    answer choices
    translation
    transcription
    replication
  • Question 3
    30 seconds
    Q. The process to go from mRNA to a protein is called ____
    answer choices
    transcription
    rRNA
    replication
    translation
  • Question 4
    30 seconds
    Q.

    DNA is the template for

    answer choices

    amino acids

    tRNA

    mRNA

    sugars

  • Question 5
    120 seconds
    Q. Choose the nucleotide sequence of the RNA strand that would be complementary to the following strand: 
    GTAGTCA
    answer choices
    UATUAGA
    ACGACTG
    CAUCAGU
    CATCAGT
  • Question 6
    120 seconds
    Q. The main function of tRNA is to...
    answer choices
    carry a message that, when translated, forms proteins
    form a portion of ribosomes
    string together complementary RNA and DNA strands
    bring amino acids from the cytoplasm to the ribosomes
  • Question 7
    30 seconds
    Q. What amino acid is represented by the codon UUA?
    answer choices
    Phenylalanine
    Tyrosine
    Leucine
    Stop codon
  • Question 8
    30 seconds
    Q. What process is going on in this photo? 
    answer choices
    Transcription 
    Translation 
    Replication 
    All the above 
  • Question 9
    60 seconds
    Q. Which component of DNA determines the traits of an organism? 
    answer choices
    Nitrogen Bases
    Sugar-Phosphate Backbone
    Hydrogen bonds
  • Question 10
    30 seconds
    Q.

    What is the location in the cell for translation?

    answer choices

    nucleus

    mitochondria

    cytoplasm

    chloroplast

  • Question 11
    30 seconds
    Q.

    What is the three base sequence of mRNA that codes for a single amino acid?

    answer choices

    Anticodon

    Codon

    Protein

    DNA

  • Question 12
    30 seconds
    Q. What are the backbones (sides) of the DNA structure made up of?
    answer choices
    repeating phosphates and sugars
    nitrogen bases
    nucleotides
    adenine and thymine
  • Question 13
    30 seconds
    Q.

    Where in the cell does transcription occur?

    answer choices

    nucleus

    cytoplasm

    ribosome

    mitochondria

  • Question 14
    30 seconds
    Q. Which is the mRNA molecule that would be transcribed from this DNA template:
    TGGCAAGTACGT
    answer choices
    ACCGTTCATGCA
    UGGCAAGUACGU
    UCCGUUCUUGCU
    ACCGUUCAUGCA
  • Question 15
    30 seconds
    Q.

    What is the product of transcription?

    answer choices

    mRNA molecule

    double stranded DNA

    amino acids

    protein

  • Question 16
    30 seconds
    Q.

    What is the purpose of strand "A"?

    answer choices

    For DNA replication

    To make more DNA

    To serve as a template for the synthesis of mRNA

    To carry the genetic information to the cytoplasm

  • Question 17
    30 seconds
    Q. Translation is the process where
    answer choices
    mRNA is created in the Nucleus
    mRNA is decoded to form a protein 
    glucose molecules are made
    is where lipids are synthesised
  • Question 18
    30 seconds
    Q. Does the order of amino acids in a protein matter?
    answer choices
    YES!
    NO!
  • Question 19
    30 seconds
    Q. What is the correct amino acid sequence for the mRNA code AUGCCAGUAUGA
    answer choices
    Met-Pro-Ala-Val
    Met-Pro-Val
    Tyr-Gly-His
    Tyr-Gly-Arg-His
  • Question 20
    180 seconds
    Q. How many amino acids are coded for by this sequence of nucleotides:
    ATG GGA ACT CCA
    answer choices
    4
    2
    6
    12
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