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Gene Expression and the Genetic Code
RNA Processing

Solution: A. Replication          B. Transcription          C. Post-transcriptional processing         D. Translation          E. Post-translational processing          F. Respiration          G. Photosynthesis


A. Replication          B. Transcription          C. Post-transcriptional processing         

D. Translation          E. Post-translational processing          F. Respiration          

G. Photosynthesis


For each description below, select the one best word or phrase from the list above and place the corresponding letter in provided space. Words at right may be used more than once.

i. ___ utilizes RNA polymerase.

ii. ___ adds a modified-G cap.

iii. ___ requires the enzyme hexokinase.

iv. ___ utilized spliceosomes or ribozymes.

v. ___ includes cyclic photophosphorylation.

vi. ___ includes careful proofreading to correct any errors.

vii. ___ uses an RNA primer to produce a lagging strand.

viii. ___ removal of a peptide fragment for pro-insulin.

ix. ___ function of an operon.

x. ___ may use a chaperonin.

xi. ___ removal of introns.

xii. ___ CAM is a variation of it. 

xiii. ___ occurs on ribosomes.

xiv. ____ utilizes acetyl-CoA (C2-CoA).