Which of the following best describes semiconservative replication?
a. the translation of a DNA molecule into a complementary strand of RNA
b. a DNA molecule consists of one parental strand and one new strand
c. the number of DNA molecules is doulbed with every other replication
d. the replication of DNA never takes place with 100% accuracy
e. the replication of DNA takes place at a defined period in the cell cycle
This solution answers a multiple choice question relating to DNA replication, and specifically semiconservative replication.