Unit 3 Objectives - DNA
List the 4 nitrogen bases for DNA and state which
ones pair together.
State the composition of a: nucleoside, nucleotide,
pyrimidine and purine.
State the 5 carbon sugar of DNA.
State the direction of DNA synthesis.
State the significance of numbering the carbons of
the ribose sugar 1’ and 5’.
Define “Okazaki fragment”.
Describe the replication process of the “leading”
and “lagging” strand in DNA synthesis.
- Describe the overall process of DNA synthesis from beginning to end.
Given a sequence of nitrogen bases create the complementary
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