Examples of Transcription Regulation in Eukaryotes


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When the regulatory mechanism of DNA methylation is passed on to your offspring it is known as _____.

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1. How much of the human genome contains 'protein-coding' DNA?

2. What is the effect of DNA Methylation on gene expression?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz/worksheet combo can assess your knowledge of transcription regulation, as well as topics like basal transcription and the human genome.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use these assessment tools to assess your knowledge of:

  • The human genome
  • Gene expressions
  • Basal level of transcription

Skills Practiced

This quiz and corresponding worksheet can help you practice the following skills:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related eukaryote lesson
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you have gained regarding basal level
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the human genome

Additional Learning

To learn more about transcription regulation, review the accompanying lesson Examples of Transcription Regulation in Eukaryotes. This lesson will help you:

  • Define transcription
  • Learn the process of basal transcription
  • Identify the levels in eukaryotic transcription
  • Differentiate the promoter and enhancer
  • Understand how chromatin modification occurs