Worksheet dna rna and protein synthesis. This is a five page worksheet on dna rna and protein synthesis. Learngenetics is one of the most used science websites. Dna rna and protein synthesis study guide.
Or download the pdf files for instructions and template. Were asking for your help. Take the tour of the basics at the genetic science learning centerwith this activity simulate rna transcription and get the templates for rna and dna nucleotidesthese are suggestions for the order of dna bases.
This lesson will explain which strand is lagging and how it is replicated. They can be cut out and one given to each group. It consists of fill in the blank questions short answer questions and a few truefalse questions.
For over 20 years the learngenetics website has provided engaging multimedia educational materials at no cost. Make an origami dna model at dnai website. Its a very clear animation and can be used on its own as part of a lecture on protein synthesis.
We will investigate how dna is transcribed into rna with the help of a promoter and rna polymerase. Friday 10 december 2010. First semester timeline topic unitchapter standards learner skills resources 1st nine weeks introduction to biology 6 days nature of science chapter 1safety equipment safety board game scientific method introduction notes metrics scientific prefixes suffixes graphing practice flinns safety rules contract flinns safety test writing lab notebook reports nature of sciencestandard 10.
In other words rna acts as both the translator and the messenger carrying the information from. Reading the code background francis cricks central dogma states that genetic information stored in dna flows through rna to proteins. A lagging strand is the name for one of the two dna strands in a double helix that is undergoing replication.
This activity uses a simulation from the concord consortium that shows how dna is transcribed to rna and then turned into a protein. Tens of millions of visitors come to our site each year to find the science and health information. But how much dna do our.