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Study questions 19 1. Rank the following mutations according to the damage potential toward the function of a gene a. frameshift b. first position changes c. missense d. nonsense e. third position changes 2. In an extraterrestrial creature investigated at area 51, the genetic code has a single unique codon for each amino acid, and the rest of the possible codons specify stop signals. Com- pared to our code, this code is _____ because it __________ ___________ consequences from mutations a. less efficient, maximizes deleterious b. more efficient, minimizes deleterious c. more efficient, provides variable d. equally efficient, provides variable e. less efficient, minimizes deleterious Yam tuber is a potato-like food produced from the root of the yam plant. To plant a field of yams, farmers use sprouted cuttings from the yam tuber. 3. If you take a single tuber from a starting plant heterozygous at several loci, split it into 6 sec-
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