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Chapter 5

Question:

Of the following functions, the major purpose of RNA is to

A) transmit genetic information to offspring.

B) function in the synthesis of protein.

C) make acopy of itself, thus ensuring genetic continuity.

D) act as a pattern or blueprint to form DNA.

E) form the genes of higher organisms.

Answer:

B) function in the synthesis of protein.



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Question: Of the following functions, the major purpose of RNA is to A) transmit genetic information to offspring. B) function in the synthesis of protein. C) make acopy of itself, thus ensuring genetic continuity. D) act as a pattern or blueprint to form DNA. E) form the genes of higher organisms.
Answer: B) function in the synthesis of protein.