- 18.3.1: Compare miRNAs and siRNAs, including their functions.
- 18.3.2: what I F ? S uppose the mRNA being degraded in Figure 18.14 coded f...
Solutions for Chapter 18.3: Noncoding RNAs play multiple roles in controlling gene expression
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Very level area of the deep-ocean floor, usually lying at the foot of the continental rise.
The place in the orbit of a planet where the planet is farthest from the Sun.
The most common form of coal, often called soft, black coal.
The exchanges of energy and moisture that occur among the atmosphere, hydrosphere, solid Earth, biosphere, and cryosphere.
A pattern of cracks that form during cooling of molten rock to generate columns that are generally six-sided.
A fault in which the movement is parallel to the dip of the fault.
The quantity of water in a stream that passes a given point in a period of time.
Rock deformation in which the rock will return to nearly its original size and shape when the stress is removed.
Depressions that are the result of collisions with bodies such as asteroids and comets.
The elevated landforms that parallel some streams and act to confine their waters, except during floodstage.
Pelagic organisms that can move independently of ocean currents by swimming or other means of propulsion.
A magnetic field that is the same as that which exists at present.
The marine-life zone beyond the continental shelf.
The escape of gases that had been dissolved in magma.
The ratio of the air’s watervapor content to its water-vapor capacity.
Rock formed from the weathered products of preexisting rocks that have been transported, deposited, and lithified.
Small solar system bodies
Solar system objects not classified as planets or moons that include dwarf planets, asteroids, comets, and meteoroids.
The increase in temperature with depth. It averages 1° C per 30 meters (1–2° F per 100 feet) in the crust.
An isolated, steep-sided, erosional remnant consisting of lava that once occupied the vent of a volcano.
Ice crystals instead of dew that form on surfaces when the dew point is below freezing.