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Read the following statements that describe the action of steroid hormones. What is the correct order in which they occur? 1) The hormone binds to a receptor and forms a hormone-receptor complex. 2) The hormone passes across the cell membrane into the cell. 3) mRNA moves into the cytoplasm and directs protein synthesis. 4) The hormone-receptor complex enters the nucleus and binds to regions of DNA. 5) Specific genes are transcribed to mRNA. A. 1,2,4,5,3 B. 2,1,4,5,3 C. 1,4,3,5,2 D. 2,5,3,1,4

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  1. happytreefriend7
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    Answer is (A). The hormone-receptor complex must pass the cell membrane and go into the nucleus--where transcription occurs and where DNA is stored--for the mRNA transcript to be produced.

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