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5 Matching Questions

  1. Normal male (image)
  2. What is Color Blindness
  3. What is Hypercholesterolemia?
  4. What is Albinism?
  5. How do you know if a dominant pedigree is sex linked?
  1. a
  2. b Male with trait passes the trait to ALL of his daughters
  3. c Unable to see certain colors
  4. d Lack of pigment in skin, hair and eyes
  5. e Excess cholesterol in blood; heart disease

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. Accumulation of phenylalanine in tissues; mental retardation; lacks enzyme that breaks down phenylalanine
  2. Accumulation of galactose (a sugar) in tissues; mental retardation, eye and liver damage
  3. 1) Albinism
    2) Cystic Fibrosis
    3) Galactosemia
    4) Phenylketonuria
    5) Tay-Sachs Disease
  4. Roughly equal numbers of males and females are affected; female carriers pass trait on to BOTH sons and daughters equally
  5. 1) cleft chin
    2) widow's peak
    3) detached earlobes
    4) hitchhikers thumb

5 True/False Questions

  1. How many recessive alleles do you need to inherit to get these disorders? Albinism, Cystic Fibrosis, Galactosemia, Phenylketonuria, Tay-Sachs Disease)One


  2. What is Cystic Fibrosis?Excess mucus in lungs, digestive tract and liver


  3. Dead female (description)Circle with a line through it


  4. What are three Autosomal dominant disorders?1) Achondroplasia
    2) Huntington's Disease
    3) Hypercholesterolemia


  5. Female carrier (image)


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