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5 Matching questions

  1. environmental
  2. multiple births
  3. dominant traits
  4. rubella
  5. chromosomes
  1. a Things and people in a person's surroundings (ex. mother's health, family, friends, home, community, life experiences)
  2. b A virus that can complicate pregnancy, causing miscarriage, stillbirth or congenital disorders; also called German Measles
  3. c A threadlike structure that carries genes in living cells
  4. d Giving birth to more than one child at a time
  5. e Traits that always show in a person even if only one gene of the pair is inherited for the trait

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. The basic unit of heredity; genes carry all the characteristics that will transfer from parent to child
  2. A condition that babies may be born with when the mother drinks during pregnancy; symptoms include shaking, crying...
  3. A progressive weakness and shrinking of the muscles most commonly inherited
  4. An abnormality, present at birth, that affects the structure or function of the body and may threaten a baby's health
  5. Traits that typically do not show in a person unless both genes for the trait are inherited

5 True/False questions

  1. Down syndromeA threadlike structure that carries genes in living cells

          

  2. PKU (phenylkentonuria)Things and people in a person's surroundings (ex. mother's health, family, friends, home, community, life experiences)

          

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

          

  4. cerebral palsyA condition caused by brain damage around the time of birth and marked by lack of muscle control and paralysis especially in the limbs

          

  5. spina bifida and hydrocephalusTraits that always show in a person even if only one gene of the pair is inherited for the trait