Transcription and Translation Worksheet
1. The DNA sequence 5’-T T A A C G G C T T T T T T C G T A C A T-3’ was used as a template to synthesize a molecule of mRNA that was then translated into protein.
A. Give the sequence of each of the following AND indicate the 5’ and 3’ ends of each.
DNA coding strand –
DNA template strand –
mRNA sequence –
B. Translate your mRNA molecule into a polypeptide chain using the genetic code.
C. Indicate the C-terminal amino acid and the N-terminal amino acid of the resulting polypeptide.