. Replication and transcription occur in the nucleus but translation occurs in the cytoplasm


A: Both Assertion and Reason are correct and Reason is the correct explanation for Assertion

B: Both Assertion and Reason are correct but Reason is not the correct explanation for Assertion

C: Assertion is correct but Reason is incorrect

D: Both Assertion and Reason are incorrect

 

Best Answer

Explanation:

Replication is the process of the formation of new strands of DNA.

Transcription is the process of conversion of genetic information from DNA to RNA.

Since the enzymatic machinery for the replication and transcription is present in the nucleus. These processes occur in the nucleus.

Translation is the process of joining amino acids to form proteins. And it occurs in cytoplasm.

Final Answer:

Hence the correct answer is B i.e. both Assertion and Reason are correct but Reason is not the correct explanation for Assertion

 

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