Genetic Tests

Genetic Tests: Assessing Knowledge

Genetic Tests (template at bottom of page)

1. What are the three major blood group classification systems?

A - Genetic System, Rh + System and RS System

B - ABO System, Rh System and MN System

C - System X, Rh- System and Cellular System

D - ABD System, Genotype & Phenotype, and Rh + System


2. Which of the following gives the definition of cloning?

A - A process used in genetics to create humans from genetic material from genetically human-like animals such as flies and rats.

B - Process in which the DNA of a human being is injected into an animal, enabling the creation of a hybrid being.

C - The process used by Genetics to create medicines and vaccines from the genetic material of humans immune to all diseases.

D - Process of producing identical copies of living beings through a specific fragment of DNA.


3. What two types of nucleic acids make up the gene?

A - DNA (Deoxyribonucleic Acid) and AC (Citric Acid)

B - RNA (ribonucleic acid) and AG (genetic acid)

C - DNA (deoxyribonucleic acid) and RNA (ribonucleic acid)

D - DNA (deoxyribonucleic acid) and ACS (acetylsalicylic acid)


4. Which of the following presents the main feature of stem cells?

A - Possess the ability to transform into various types of tissues that form the human body.

B - Can be used in the production of vaccines and medicines for all kinds of diseases.

C - Possess the ability to grow new organs or parts of amputated bodies.

D - Can be used by genetics to create new individuals immune to any kind of disease.


5. Which of the following presents diseases caused by mutations that run in the DNA sequence of a gene?

A - Anemia, Bronchitis and Asthma

B - Mumps, Klinefelter's Syndrome and Type 2 Diabetes.

C - Phenylketonuria, Thalassemia and Sickle Cell Anemia.

D - Pneumonia, Celiac Disease and Measles.



1-B / 2-D / 3-C / 4-A / 5-C