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Point mutation: Quiz


Question 1: A point mutation, or single base substitution, is a type of ________ that causes the replacement of a single base nucleotide with another nucleotide of the genetic material, DNA or RNA.
SpeciationPopulation geneticsEvolutionMutation

Question 2: If the mutated base pair is in the ________ sequence of a gene, then the expression of the gene may change.
PromoterTranscription (genetics)Prokaryotic transcriptionDNA

Question 3: silent mutations: code for the same or a different ________ but without any functional change in the protein
MetabolismAmino acid synthesisAmino acidL-DOPA

Question 4: nonsense mutations: code for a stop, which can truncate the ________

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