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5 Matching questions

  1. over-the-counter medications
  2. hyperovulation
  3. rubella
  4. genes
  5. cystic fibrosis
  1. a A medication that can be purchased by anyone off the shelf at the pharmacy without a prescription
  2. b A virus that can complicate pregnancy, causing miscarriage, stillbirth or congenital disorders; also called German Measles
  3. c The basic unit of heredity; genes carry all the characteristics that will transfer from parent to child
  4. d An inherited trait that may produce fraternal twins
  5. e A hereditary disease that results in secretion of thick mucus that blocks internal passages, including those of the lungs, causing respiratory infections. The pancreas is also affected, resulting in a deficiency of digestive enzymes and impaired nutrition

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. Giving birth to more than one child at a time
  2. A condition in which the body is unable to process and use a specific protein that is present in nearly all foods
  3. A genetic disorder characterized by a broad skull, blunt facial features, short stature, and learning difficulties; caused by the presence of an extra chromosome 21
  4. All traits passed down from one generation to the next (e.g., eye, skin, and hair color)
  5. A genetic disease that principally affects those of Jewish ancestry, marked by an accumulation of certain fats in the brain and nerves resulting in brain damage, loss of sight and brain functions

5 True/False questions

  1. cleft lip/cleft palateAn upper lip congenitally divided into two parts

          

  2. spina bifida and hydrocephalusCaused by inheriting defective recessive genes from both parents, more commonly occurs in African-Americans

          

  3. chromosomesThe basic unit of heredity; genes carry all the characteristics that will transfer from parent to child

          

  4. sickle cell anemiaCaused by inheriting defective recessive genes from both parents, more commonly occurs in African-Americans

          

  5. prenatal developmentThe development of a zygote, embryo, and fetus before birth

          

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