MULTIPLE CHOICE. Choose the one alternative that best completes the statement or answers the question. I)…

MULTIPLE CHOICE. Choose the one alternative that best completes the statement or answers the question. I) Nucleic acids are polymers of nucleotides. Which of the following correctly represents 1)_ a nucleotide that may be found in nucleic acids? NH2 он A) I and IV B) III C) II D) I, II, and II E) I 8) The genetic code is said to be “degenerate”. What does this term indicate about the genetic code? A) The genetic code contains regions of nonprotein coding sequences. B) The genetic code can easily undergo mutations that can lead to illnesses such as cancer. C) The genetic code is repetitive, and is identical in all species. D) The genetic code must be rewritten several times before a functional protein is formed. E) Different triplet codons serve as code words for the same amino acid. 2 26