The Story of DNA - Questions
Answer these questions while you listen to the discussion
What is one example of a trait inherited by children from their parents through DNA? ________________________________________________________________________2.
Describe the shape of DNA. ________________________________________________________________________Complete this table about the structure of DNA:deoxyribose = a kind of sugar with3. ___________________a phosphate group made of phosphorusand oxygen
made up of 3 parts
a nitrogenous base4. ___________________ (A)Thymine (T)5. ___________________ (C)
made up of 4 types of nucleotide
Hydrogen bonds are the reasons that DNA can write ‘codes’ out of the ‘letters’ thatare the bases of the DNA ladder.
What do we call the process of copying DNA? ________________________________________________________________________