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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

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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.

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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)

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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.

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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.

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