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5 Matching questions

  1. What is Achondroplasia?
  2. What are the three reasons blood type is important?
  3. Dead male (description)
  4. What are sex-linked traits?
  5. What is a pedigree?
  1. a Dwarfism
  2. b Traits controlled by genes located on the sex chromosomes
  3. c Square with a line through it
  4. d 1) blood transfusions
    2) paternity
    3) transplants
  5. e A graphic representation of genetic inheritance. A diagram made up of a set of symbols that identify males and females; individuals affected by the trait being studied; and family relationships

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. Circle with a line through it
  2. 1) cleft chin
    2) widow's peak
    3) detached earlobes
    4) hitchhikers thumb
  3. More males than females affected; Female carriers pass trait on to male sons
  4. Accumulation of galactose (a sugar) in tissues; mental retardation, eye and liver damage

5 True/False questions

  1. How do you know if a dominant pedigree is sex linked?More males than females affected; Female carriers pass trait on to male sons

          

  2. What defines a recessive pedigree?When parents do not show the trait, but have children who do; a generation is skipped

          

  3. What is Hemophilia?Excessive bleedings due to missing protein important for blood clotting

          

  4. What is Tay-Sachs Disease?A graphic representation of genetic inheritance. A diagram made up of a set of symbols that identify males and females; individuals affected by the trait being studied; and family relationships

          

  5. What is Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy?Progressive weakening and loss of skeletal muscle - missing protein needed from proper muscle development