DNA to Proteins

Name:____________________________                  Due:_______________

Use the link below to complete the following:            DNA to proteins





1. “Tour the basics” What is a gene?



2. (Review)  “Build a DNA Molecule”

            -what is the meaning of this exercise?





3.“Transcribe and Translate a gene”      check box when finished typing  the corresponding RNA copy


4. What happens during transcription?



5. What happens during translation?



6. Why do our cells undergo transcription and translation?




7. What are 3 differences between DNA and RNA?





8. The Codon “UGG” codes for which amino acid? ______________________________




9. Tour the basics “What is a Protein?”

Give 3 examples of proteins in our bodies?




10. Which organelle assembles proteins? _________________________________




Apr 5, 2011, 12:43 PM