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5 Matching questions

  1. What is Hypercholesterolemia?
  2. What is Tay-Sachs Disease?
  3. What is Albinism?
  4. Dead male (description)
  5. What defines a recessive pedigree?
  1. a Lipid accumulation in brain cells; mental deficiency; blindness
  2. b Excess cholesterol in blood; heart disease
  3. c Square with a line through it
  4. d When parents do not show the trait, but have children who do; a generation is skipped
  5. e Lack of pigment in skin, hair and eyes

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. Two
  2. One or both parents show the trait; no generations are skipped
  3. Accumulation of galactose (a sugar) in tissues; mental retardation, eye and liver damage
  4. A lethal genetic disorder caused by a rare dominant allele; It results in the breakdown of certain areas of the brain; normally deadly
  5. Progressive weakening and loss of skeletal muscle - missing protein needed from proper muscle development

5 True/False questions

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


  2. What is Achondroplasia?Dwarfism


  3. Normal female (image)


  4. What are the 5 autosomal recessive disorders?1) Achondroplasia
    2) Huntington's Disease
    3) Hypercholesterolemia


  5. What is a pedigree?Lack of pigment in skin, hair and eyes