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Problem: Which of the following statements about the genetic code are most accurate? Select all that apply. A) Three initiation codons set the three possible reading frames. B) The promoter sets the reading frame. C) The genetic code is generally overlapping. D) An initiation codon sets the reading frame. E) The genetic code is generally non-overlapping.

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Features of the Genetic Code:

• Triplet: a codon is composed of three RNA bases

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Which of the following statements about the genetic code are most accurate? Select all that apply. 

A) Three initiation codons set the three possible reading frames. 

B) The promoter sets the reading frame. 

C) The genetic code is generally overlapping. 

D) An initiation codon sets the reading frame. 

E) The genetic code is generally non-overlapping.

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