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5 Matching questions

  1. What is Huntington's disease?
  2. How do you know if a dominant pedigree is sex linked?
  3. Affected male (image)
  4. Affected female (image)
  5. How do you know if a recessive pedigree is autosomal?
  1. a Roughly equal numbers of males and females are affected; female carriers pass trait on to BOTH sons and daughters equally
  2. b A lethal genetic disorder caused by a rare dominant allele; It results in the breakdown of certain areas of the brain; normally deadly
  3. c
  4. d Male with trait passes the trait to ALL of his daughters
  5. e

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. One or both parents show the trait; no generations are skipped
  2. Two
  3. Lipid accumulation in brain cells; mental deficiency; blindness
  4. Excess mucus in lungs, digestive tract and liver
  5. Mental retardation and uncontrollable movements; appears in middle age, leads to death

5 True/False questions

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

          

  2. What are the three sex linked recessive disorders?1) Albinism
    2) Cystic Fibrosis
    3) Galactosemia
    4) Phenylketonuria
    5) Tay-Sachs Disease

          

  3. How do you know if a dominant pedigree is autosomal?Male with trait DOES NOT pass the trait to all of his daughters

          

  4. What defines a recessive pedigree?One or both parents show the trait; no generations are skipped

          

  5. Female carrier (image)