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Problem: Below is a partial DNA sequence used to answer the following questions.5' - TATGCAGCACATT - 3'3' - ATACGTCGTGTAA - 5'Part A. If transcription occurred from left to right, which strand is the template strand?a) 3' - TATGCAGCACATT - 5'b) 5' - TATGCAGCACATT - 3'c) 5' - ATACGTCGTGTAA - 3'd) 3' - ATACGTCGTGTAA - 5'Part B. If transcription occurred from left to right, what RNA sequence would be produced?a) 5' - TATGCAGCACATT - 3'b) 3' - ATACGTCGTGTAA - 5'c) 5' - AUGCAGCACAUU - 3'd) 5' - UAUGCAGCACAUU - 3'e) 3' - AUACGUCGUGUAA - 5'Part C. If transcription occurred from left to right, what is the second amino acid in the growing polypeptide chain?a) Alab) Glnc) Cysd) ValPart D. If transcription occurred from right to left, which strand is the template strand?a) 3' - ATACGTCGTGTAA - 5'b) 5' - ATACGTCGTGTAA - 3'c) 5' - TATGCAGCACATT - 3'd) 3' - TATGCAGCACATT - 5'Part E. If transcription occurred from right to left, what RNA sequence would be produced?a) 5' - AUGCAGCACAUU - 3'b) 3' - AUACGUCGUGUAA - 5'c) 5' - UAUGCAGCACAUU - 3'd) 3' - ATACGTCGTGTAA - 5'e) 5' - TATGCAGCACATT - 3'Part F. If transcription occurred from right to left, what is the second amino acid in the growing polypeptide chain?a) Glnb) Valc) Alad) Cys

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Given:

5' - TATGCAGCACATT - 3'

3' - ATACGTCGTGTAA - 5'


Recall: In transcription, DNA is read from 3' → 5' while mRNA is synthesized from 5' → 3'. In translation, mRNA is read from 5' → 3'

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Below is a partial DNA sequence used to answer the following questions.

5' - TATGCAGCACATT - 3'

3' - ATACGTCGTGTAA - 5'


Part A. If transcription occurred from left to right, which strand is the template strand?

a) 3' - TATGCAGCACATT - 5'

b) 5' - TATGCAGCACATT - 3'

c) 5' - ATACGTCGTGTAA - 3'

d) 3' - ATACGTCGTGTAA - 5'


Part B. If transcription occurred from left to right, what RNA sequence would be produced?

a) 5' - TATGCAGCACATT - 3'

b) 3' - ATACGTCGTGTAA - 5'

c) 5' - AUGCAGCACAUU - 3'

d) 5' - UAUGCAGCACAUU - 3'

e) 3' - AUACGUCGUGUAA - 5'


Part C. If transcription occurred from left to right, what is the second amino acid in the growing polypeptide chain?

a) Ala

b) Gln

c) Cys

d) Val


Part D. If transcription occurred from right to left, which strand is the template strand?

a) 3' - ATACGTCGTGTAA - 5'

b) 5' - ATACGTCGTGTAA - 3'

c) 5' - TATGCAGCACATT - 3'

d) 3' - TATGCAGCACATT - 5'


Part E. If transcription occurred from right to left, what RNA sequence would be produced?

a) 5' - AUGCAGCACAUU - 3'

b) 3' - AUACGUCGUGUAA - 5'

c) 5' - UAUGCAGCACAUU - 3'

d) 3' - ATACGTCGTGTAA - 5'

e) 5' - TATGCAGCACATT - 3'


Part F. If transcription occurred from right to left, what is the second amino acid in the growing polypeptide chain?

a) Gln

b) Val

c) Ala

d) Cys

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