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Biology DNA/RNA

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Number of sugar molecules in DNA section containing 3 base pairs.
six
Carbohydrate subunit of a polysaccharide Polymer.
sugar
Name of sugar found in DNA not RNA.
deoxyribose
Base triplet in M-RNA that specifies a particular amino acid.
codon
Molecule found in all DNA and RNA nucleotides
phosphate
Structural subunit (building block) of DNA and RNA.
nucleotide
Tyrosine's anticodon in AUA, what is DNA base triplet for its codon?
ATA
Formed during dehydration synthesis or condensation polymerization.
water
Synthesis of M-RNA strand from DNA strand inside nucleus.
Transcription
If the anticodon for lysine is UUU, what is its codon?
AAA
Pyrimidine base found in DNA and RNA
cytosine
Total number of different bases found in RNA.
four
Organelle site within cell where protein synthesis occurs.
Ribosome
Base triplet of T-RNA recognizing complementary base triplet on M-RNA
Anticodon
Purine base that always pairs up with cytosine.
Guanine
Pyrimidine base found in DNA but not RNA.
Thymine
Number of purine bases in DNA molecule with nine base pairs.
Nine
Number of different amino acids coded by DNA in human protein.
Twenty
Total number of different bases found in DNA and RNA
Five
Name for large bases containing two carbon-nitrogen rings
Purine
Acid subunit of protein polymer
Amino
Considering that bases A,G & C, DNA and T-RNA are _____ to each other.
Identical
Considering the bases A, G & C and M-RNA _____to each other.
Complimentary
Number of bases in M-RNA code that specify one amino acid molecule.
Three
Conversion of M-RNA strand into amino acid sequence at ribosome.
Translation
Chain of many amino acids linked together.
Polypeptide
Number of phosphate in DNA molecule with eight base pairs.
eight
Name for small bases containing one carbon-nitrogen ring.
Pyrimidine
If the codon for Methionine is AUG, what is its anticodon.
UAC
Pyrimidine base found in RNA but not DNA.
Uracil
Number of pyrimidines in DNA molecule with 8 base pairs.
eight
Precise site of ribosomal-RNA synthesis in the cell.
Nucleolus
An altered DNA sequence in a gene resulting in a misspelled M-RNA.
mutation
Total # of different arrangements in DAN molecule with two base pairs.
Sixteen
Purine base that pairs up with thymine and Uracil.
Adenine
Name of sugar found in RNA but not DNA
RIbose
Section of DNA that forms particular strand of messenger RNA.
Gene