Author: Cheryl West

Essential Standard 

  1. What is the structure of DNA look like (what is it called)?
  2. What is the monomer of DNA? What are its parts and how do they bond?
  3. Where would DNA be found in a prokaryotic cell? Eukaryotic cell?
  4. What are the parts of a nucleotide?
  5. What are the complementary base pairs in DNA? How do they bond together?
  6. What makes up the sides of the double helix , twisted ladder?
  7. What makes up the "steps" of the double helix, twisted ladder?
  8. Why does the amount of A = to T and the amount of G= to C in a DNA molecule?
  9. What type sugar is in DNA? What type of sugar in RNA?
  10. What biomolecule is DNA and RNA?
  11. How does DNA relate to the genetic code of all organisms?
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