Item RH027001: Genes are chemical sequences of nucleotides, not the actual expression of characteristics or traits.

Which of the following is TRUE about genes?

  1. Genes are traits.
  2. Genes are proteins.
  3. Genes are sequences of nucleotides.
  4. Genes are sequences of amino acids.
Distribution of Responses
Chart showing distrubtion of responses for Item RH027001
Students Responding Correctly
Group Correct Total Percent
Overall 567 3441 17%
Grades
  6–8 290 1994 15%
  9–12 277 1447 19%
Gender
  Male298162118%
  Female253174514%
Primary Language
  English494304916%
  Other5932218%

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