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Unformatted text preview: huynh (hph268) HW12 Sathasivan (49810) 1 This print-out should have 10 questions. Multiple-choice questions may continue on the next column or page find all choices before answering. 001 10.0 points During protein synthesis, the amino acid se- quence is determined by the 1. speed at which translation occurs. 2. number of mitochondria in the cell. 3. genetic code in the DNA molecule. cor- rect 4. ATP produced by mitochondria. 5. signals sent by the plasma membrane. Explanation: The DNA code (or order of nucleotide let- ters A, T, C, and G) codes for the order of amino acids to make proteins for the cell. 002 10.0 points Synthesis of a defective protein may result from an alteration in the 1. cells fat concentration. 2. base sequence code in DNA. correct 3. shape of the nucleus. 4. number of mitochondria. Explanation: DNA bases (A, T, C, and G) code for the amino acid sequence that determines a pro- teins shape (and function)....
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