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5 Written questions

5 Matching questions

  1. Punnett Square
  2. recombinant DNA
  3. gender determination
  4. The moving of fragments of DNA from one organism and inserting them into another organism is ____________.
  5. What term describes the inyheritance of cystic fibrosis?
  1. a
    The female only provides an X chromosome, but the male may fertilize an egg with either an X or Y. If an X fertilizes the egg, then XX or a girl will result. If a Y fertilized the egg, then XY or a boy will result.
  2. b inserting a useful segment of DNA from one organism into a bacterium; an example is the production of growth hormone to treat dwarfism and chemicals to treat cancer
  3. c recessive genes
  4. d genetic engineering
  5. e a handy chart that predicts genetic results

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. these genetic disorders occur when both parents have a recessive allele for a disorder; the parents my be heterozygous and not show any symptoms of a disorder, but if the child inherits a recessive gene from each parent, then the child will have ta recessive genetic disorder like cystic fibrosis.
  2. the study of how traits are inherited through the actions of alleles
  3. the genetic make-up of an organism
  4. it is a visual tool for following traits through generations of a family
  5. chemicals, x-rays, and radioactive substances

5 True/False questions

  1. What describes the allele that causes color blindness?recessive genes


  2. dominant factora factor that is covered up by a dominant factor


  3. The science that deals with the study of heridity is _____________.genetics


  4. Human height, eye color, and skin color are all traits controlled by _____________.alleles


  5. recessive factora factor that is covered up by a dominant factor