Worksheet: This double-sided sheet is an excellent way for students to practice Transcription, Translation and understanding the impact of Nitrogen Base mutations on Amino Acid production. The front side of the sheet includes Fill-in-the-blank DNA facts (fun for students to guess before revealing), Notes on Types of Mutations (review them and skip having students write notes), and two types of Codon Charts (both circle and square). The back side of the sheet includes a chart for students to practice Transcription and Translation on an original strand of DNA that includes multiple mutation scenarios. Pages 3-4 of this document include the teacher's copy with all answers.
- Somatic Cells & Gametes
- Point, Insertion, Deletion, Silent, Missense, Nonsense, Frameshift, etc.