Question types

Start with

Question limit

of 116 available terms

Advertisement Upgrade to remove ads
Print test

5 Written questions

5 Matching questions

  1. Transgender
  2. Golden Rice
  3. Cowpox
  4. Variable number tandem repeats (VNTR)
  5. Edward Jenner
  1. a Milder version of smallpox. In the late 18th century, milkmaids caught this from the cows they milked.
  2. b Invented the vaccine for smallpox
  3. c Genetically modified rice that produces edible beta-carotene, which the body can turn into vitamin A
  4. d Gender change
  5. e Short pieces of noncoding DNA that repeat many times in a given genome and are very different between individuals who aren't related. Ideal for DNA profiling

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. genes on DNA that actually code for proteins
  2. Biofortified food meant to treat severe malnourishment. Composed of peanut paste, vegetable oil, powdered milk, powdered sugar, and vitamins and minerals. Expensive.
  3. happiness
  4. having 2 of the same allele, e.g. 2 dominant, 2 recessive
  5. nucleotides that are complimentary / pair up with each other (e.g. adenine with thymine, cytosine with guanine)

5 True/False questions

  1. Variolationthe process of a virus transferring DNA form one cell to another


  2. MultipotentRemain inactive until needed to repair or replace damaged cells. Replenish tissues that have a lot of turnover (i.e. blood and skin cells)


  3. patent protectionNew ways of food production to ensure everyone has enough to eat


  4. AnaloguesSit at the end of DNA to protect them from falling apart. Shrinks as the organism ages.


  5. pancreatic glandsglands where insulin is made