DNA Study Guide
1. How does the structure of DNA relate to its function?

 
 
 
 
 

2. Which characteristics of life does the structure of DNA relate plays a major
role.  Give a short description of how DNA relates to the characteristics
you choose.
 
 
 
 
 

3. Illustrate a strand of DNA replicating.
 
 
 
 
 

4.  Illustrate a molecule of DNA and includes and labels the following features:
-Alternating phosphate/ribose backbone.
-Nitrogenous bases bonded according to Chargaff's Rules.
-Hydrogen bonds.
-Be sure also to have DNA make a complete turn at approximately every tenth base pair.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

5.  Arrange the following terms in a concept map: DNA, genes, Mendel, Watson & Crick, nitrogenous bases, and alleles.
 
 
 
 


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