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During translation, each amino acid added is matched to a three nucleotide subsequence of the mRNA for which the corresponding amino acid is accepted. The successive amino acids added to the chain are matched to sequential nucleotide triplets in the mRNA.

RNA Codon Table "Genetic Code." N.p., n.d. Web. 20 Apr. 2016. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Genetic_code#RNA_codon_table.

Use the table to translate the sequence below into a polypeptide chain:

AUG-GGU-CAG-GGU-CCA-GUG-UAA

A

Met-Gly-Gln-His-Pro-Val-Stop

B

Met-Gly-Gln-Gly-Pro-Thr-Stop

C

Met-Gly-Glu-Gly-Pro-Val-Stop

D

Met-Gly-Gln-Gly-Pro-Val-Stop

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