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trivia quiz  Great DNA Experiments cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, doublemm, Jan 27 13

This quiz takes a look at some key experiments and prominent figures in the history of the discovery of DNA's properties and structure.
doublemm gold member
Jan 27 13
510 plays
trivia quiz  Structure of DNA cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Cher40, Aug 10 07

What do you know about the basic structure of DNA?
Aug 10 07
5142 plays
trivia quiz  Double Helix: DNA cool 10 questions
Difficult, 10 Qns, aznricepuff, Feb 28 09

So, pretty much every high school and intro-level college biology class mercilessly pounds the 3 letters DNA into your brain...let's see how much of that brainwashing you can recall. (Questions are mostly about structure; no replication or transcription
Feb 28 09
3483 plays
trivia quiz  Reading the Double Helix: DNA Transcription cool 15 questions
Difficult, 15 Qns, aznricepuff, Mar 25 09

My third and final DNA quiz. The subject is DNA transcription. Questions 1-8 are about transcription in prokaryotes, and questions 9-15 are about the process in eukaryotes.
Mar 25 09
1506 plays
trivia quiz  Bodily Defences Against Cancer cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, doublemm, Jun 05 13

Cancer is primarily a genetic disease caused by the accumulation of mutations. This quiz looks at the numerous mechanisms the body uses to prevent and repair such mutations and thus form a defensive system against cancer progression.
doublemm gold member
Jun 05 13
402 plays
trivia quiz  Building Blocks of Life: DNA, RNA, and Protein 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, JeterKrazy, Jan 01 06

This quiz examines the processes involved in the central dogma of biology: that DNA is transcribed into RNA which is translated into protein. Enjoy learning more about these important biochemistry topics!
Jan 01 06
6816 plays
trivia quiz  A New You In 30 Minutes 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, doublemm, Jan 06 12

This quiz aims to provide a basic overview of DNA replication. Although I use the names of prokaryotic (bacterial) enzymes, the following principles of DNA replication are applicable to eukaryotes also (e.g. humans).
doublemm gold member
Jan 06 12
513 plays
trivia quiz  RNA Basics 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Cher40, Aug 11 07

High school biology? How much do you remember about the structure and function of RNA?
Aug 11 07
4416 plays
trivia quiz  DNA Replication 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, kylie_wags, Sep 01 04

This is a quiz based on DNA replication. If you know some basic molecular biology you should do okay. If not then hopefully you will learn something.
Sep 01 04
6588 plays
trivia quiz  Nutty as a Fruit Fly 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, doublemm, Apr 14 12

Scientists involved in the identification of genes in Drosophila melanogaster (the fruit fly) are notorious amongst geneticists for their quirky sense of humour when it comes to naming these genes. This quiz looks at ten of my favourites.
doublemm gold member
Apr 14 12
336 plays
trivia quiz  Nucleic Acid Extraction Methods 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, plasticdonut32, Oct 15 10

Interested in molecular techniques? Well the first step is isolating the genetic material. Test your knowledge to see how much you know on extracting DNA and RNA.
Oct 15 10
495 plays
trivia quiz  Doubling the Double Helix: DNA Replication 10 questions
Very Difficult, 10 Qns, aznricepuff, Mar 04 09

My second DNA quiz...this time it's on DNA replication.
Very Difficult
Mar 04 09
1392 plays
trivia quiz  DNA Trivia 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, Julianrob77, Mar 28 12

DNA, the molecule of life! The most important molecule in biology, this quiz brings in some history, science and fun facts. Enjoy!
Mar 28 12
618 plays
trivia quiz  DNA Cloning 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, Nights_Heart, Apr 27 11

This quiz goes over the basic science, history, and uses of DNA cloning technology.
Apr 27 11
246 plays
trivia quiz  Discovering DNA and RNA 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, anna93, Oct 11 09

So do you think you know the basics about DNA and RNA? Test your knowledge with this quiz!
Oct 11 09
1632 plays
trivia quiz  DNA: More Knowledge Than Necessary... 5 questions
Average, 5 Qns, faerie2003, Mar 02 01

Even though this quiz is only 5 questions long, it contains more than anyone would ever care to know about DNA. Maybe this should be under 'useless trivia.' Just take the quiz anyway and see what you really know.
Mar 02 01
7314 plays
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