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agentscape
 3 years ago
The MAXIMUM number of amino acid molecules which can be coded for by the triplet code is :
a. 3
b. 20
c. 60
d. 64
agentscape
 3 years ago
The MAXIMUM number of amino acid molecules which can be coded for by the triplet code is : a. 3 b. 20 c. 60 d. 64

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dusty
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1D  64 You must count the permutations (orders) of a triplet. 4*4*4 = 64 > 4 as there are 4 different bases  3 as there three positions

agentscape
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0OOo shocks, had no idea it was that ! i put 20 in test today :(

dusty
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1i only knew that because my sister is a major in biology(:

agentscape
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0:) thnx very much by the way !
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