Student # _______
Molecular Genetics &
echnology (Chapter 12 and 13)
What 2 compounds make up the “backbone” of the DNA (the sides of DNA):
What 1 compound makes up the “rungs” of the DNA (the middle/steps):
What are the 3 parts of a nucleotide?
What is the base
pair rule for DNA? A bonds with _____ & C bonds with _____
What is the base
pair rule for RNA? A bonds with _____ & C bo
nds with _____
What are the 3 main difference between DNA & RNA:
DNA contains the sugar _______________ while RNA has ribose.
DNA is a double helix while RNA has a _______________________
DNA has Thymine while RNA has ________________
Where does transcription take place? _____________
What is made during transcription? ________
Where does translation take place? _______________
is made during translation? _______________
(page 339 in textbook is one example)
of translation and LABEL the
mRNA, Codon, tRNA, anticodon, amino acid, protein chain
12. AUG is the “start” condon
. What amino acid does it code for
(use your text book pg
What is a mutation?
14. What are some causes of mutations?
the following pictures of mutations as
16. What is genetic engineering?
17. What is a transgenic organism and give an example:
18. What is cloning? Who is “Dolly”?
19. What are DNA fingerprints and
list two ways it is
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