Teenage Mutant Ninja Worksheet Define Mutation Define Mutagen

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					Teenage Mutant Ninja Worksheet

   1. Define Mutation



   2. Define Mutagen. Give 2 exapmles



http://www.genetichealth.com/g101_changes_in_dna.shtml

   3. What is Polymorphism?



   4. Every time a cell divides, all of its DNA is ____________so that the each of the
      two resulting cells have a _____________.




   5. What is a germline mutation? Why do geneticist study these?



   6. What is a Point Mutation?



   7. Give the original and mutated cat/rat sentence for the Point Mutation.



   8. What is a Frame-Shift Mutation?



   9. Give the original and mutated cat/rat sentence for the Frame shift Mutation.




   10. What is a Deletion Mutation?
   11. Give the original and mutated cat/rat sentence for the Deletion Mutation.




   12. What is a Insertion Mutation?



   13. Give the original and mutated cat/rat sentence for the Insertion Mutation.




   14. What is an Inversion Mutation?



   15. Give the original and mutated cat/rat sentence for the Inversion Mutation.




http://evolution.berkeley.edu/evolibrary/article/0_0_0/mutations_04

   16. What are the two causes of mutations?



http://evolution.berkeley.edu/evolibrary/article/0_0_0/mutations_05

   17. What are the 3 effects of germline mutations?



   18. What are “Lethals”

http://www.scientificamerican.com/article.cfm?id=genetic-mutation-muscle-bone

   19. What is fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva (FOP)?



   20. Which mutated gene causes this disorder?

				
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