The Simpsons: Bart Catches a Three-Eyed Fish
  • Biology → Genetics → Mutation

Dave Shutton, an investigative reporter, approaches Bart and Lisa as they're fishing and talks to them. In the middle of their conversation, Bart catches a genetically-mutated fish with three eyes, earning him a spot on the front page of the newspaper.


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  1. What may have caused the mutation in the fish? Why?
  2. Are genetic mutations important? Why or why not?

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    Make and defend a claim based on evidence that inheritable genetic variations may result from: (1) n...

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