Which statement best describes the relationship between proteins and nucleic acids? Proteins read the instructions that are contained in nucleic acids. Nucleic acids synthesize the amino acids for protein construction. Nucleic acids provide the blueprint for the construction of proteins. Proteins are composed of nucleic acids..

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  • The nucleic acids provide blueprints for the construction of proteins. The mRNA (messenger RNA) takes the genetic info of the proteins from the DNA ( Deoxyribonucleic acid) and it give it to the ribosome (which produces proteins) so the ribosome produces protein according to the 'blueprints' that came from the DNA
  • Answer: B