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DNA Structure and Replication

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  • Q1
    What is the process by which identical copies of DNA are made?
    DNA split and copy
    double helix
    DNA replication
    Mitosis
    30s
  • Q2
    What are the building blocks of DNA?
    nitrogen bases
    nucleotides
    genes
    the double helix
    30s
  • Q3
    The protein formed in a cell is determined by
    the length of the gene
    how long DNA replicates
    the shape of the sugar
    the order of the bases in DNA
    30s
  • Q4
    Which of the following is NOT a nitrogen base in DNA
    guanine
    adenine
    thymine
    uracil
    30s
  • Q5
    What is the shape of DNA?
    nucleotide
    twisted ladder
    gene
    double helix
    30s
  • Q6
    The sides of a DNA molecule are made of
    sugar and phosphate
    nitrogen bases
    sugar and nitrogen base
    phosphate and nitrogen base
    30s
  • Q7
    The middle of the DNA molecule (rungs of the ladder) are made of
    nitrogen bases
    phosphate and nitrogen base
    sugar and nitrogen base
    sugar and phosphate
    30s
  • Q8
    What is a short segment of DNA that codes for a trait?
    enzyme
    nucleotide
    gene
    double helix
    30s
  • Q9
    According to base pairing rules, which of the following is true?
    Cells contain the same amount of adenine as guanine.
    Cells contain the same amount of guanine as cytosine.
    Cells contain the same amount of thymine as cytosine.
    all of the above
    30s
  • Q10
    In the diagram of DNA what structure is labeled K?
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    nucleotide
    phosphate
    sugar
    nitrogen base
    30s
  • Q11
    In the diagram of DNA what structure is labeled J?
    Question Image
    nitrogen base
    phosphate
    sugar
    nucleotide
    30s
  • Q12
    In the diagram of DNA what structure is labeled M?
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    phosphate
    nucleotide
    hydrogen bonds
    sugar
    30s
  • Q13
    In the diagram of DNA what structure is labeled N?
    Question Image
    nucleotide
    hydrogen bonds
    phosphate
    nitrogen base
    30s
  • Q14
    In the diagram of DNA what structure is labeled P?
    Question Image
    sugar
    nucleotide
    hydrogen bonds
    phosphate
    30s
  • Q15
    What is the full name of DNA
    does not apply
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    deoxyribonucleic acid
    ribonucleic acid
    30s

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