Joyce
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Joyce asked in Science & MathematicsBiology · 1 decade ago

Why is the proportion of adenine & guanine approximately equal to the proportion of thymine & cytosine?

Here are some percentages:

Adenine = 29%

Guanine = 21%

Cytocine = 22%

Thymine/Uracil = 28%

Why is the proportion of A +G equal to the proportion of T + C?

Thank you for your time.

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  • 1 decade ago
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    Because Adenine base-pairs with Thymine and Guanine base-pairs with Cytocine. Do your own homework!

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