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Problem: Insertions and deletions of single nucleotides:A) cause frameshift mutations.B) cause cancer.C) shorten chromosomes.D) cause missense mutations.

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Insertion: addition of a few nucleotides to the DNA

Deletion: removal of short or large segments of DNA

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Insertions and deletions of single nucleotides:

A) cause frameshift mutations.

B) cause cancer.

C) shorten chromosomes.

D) cause missense mutations.

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