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1

A peptide bond is created by a reaction between what two chemical groups?

An amino and a carboxyl

2

To what end of the tRNA is the amino acid attached?

3' end

3

What are the three loops of the tRNA

The D loop, the anticodon loop, and the T loop

4

What enzyme is responsible for linking a tRNA to an amino acid?

`aminoacyl-tRNA synthetase

5

What are the two sites on the `aminoacyl-tRNA synthetase?

The synthesis and the editing site.

6

For what position of nucleotides on the tRNA and the mRNA anticodon does the wobble position take place?

5' end of the anticodon

3' end of the mRNA codon