. Select the statements that describe characteristics of genes

(i) genes are a specific sequence of bases in a DNA molecule
(ii) a gene does not code for proteins
(iii) in individuals of a given species, a specific gene is located on a particular chromosome
(iv) each chromosome has only one gene
(a) (i) and (ii)
(b) (i) and (iii)
(c) (i) and (iv)
(d) (ii) and (iv)

Best Answer

Answer: (b) (i) and (iii)

Statement ii) is wrong because genes code for specific proteins. Statement 4 is wrong because chromosomes have any number of genes.

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