Ch 5 Modern Genetics Review: Question Preview (ID: 22471)

Below is a preview of the questions contained within the game titled CH 5 MODERN GENETICS REVIEW: Ch 5 .To play games using this data set, follow the directions below. Good luck and have fun. Enjoy! [print these questions]

Play games to reveal the correct answers. Click here to play a game and get the answers.

An abnormal condition that a person inherits through genes or chromosomes is ______.
a) gene therapy b) genetic disorder c) pedigree d) karyotype
. In a pedigree, a square is used to represent a ________.
a) clone b) carrier c) female d) male
The ____________ chromosomes determine if a person is a male or female
a) sex b) multiple c) recessive d) gene
A chart that tracks which members of a family have a particular trait is called a ______.
a) karyotype b) pedigree c) Punnett Square d) genome
The transfer of genes from one organism to another is called ___________.
a) hybridization b) cloning c) genetic engineering d) inbreeding
The crossing of two individuals that have similar characteristics is referred to as ____.
a) inbreeding b) genetic engineering c) hybridization d) cloning
A genetic disorder in which a person’s blood clots very slowly if at all is___________.
a) sickle-cell disease b) hemophilia c) cystic fibrosis d) Down syndrome
A person who has one recessive and one dominant allele for a trait is called a ________.
a) hybrid b) clone c) homozygote d) carrier
An example of a human trait that is controlled by more than one gene is __________.
a) skin color b) blood type c) widow's peak d) dimples
People with an extra copy of chromosome 21 have a disorder called _______.
a) Down Syndrome b) colorblindness c) hemophilia d) sickle-cell disease
A(n) ________ is all the DNA in one cell of an organism.
a) hybridization b) gene therapy c) clone d) genome
Professionals who help couples understand their chances of having a child with a particular genetic disorder are called ______ _____.
a) genome b) Human Genome Project geneticists c) gene therapy d) clone
In _______, breeders cross two genetically different individuals.
a) hybridization b) clone c) genome d) Human genome Project geneticists
A_____ is an organism that is genetically identical to the organism from which it was produced.
a) hybridiation b) genome c) clone d) gene therpay
Inserting working copies of a gene directly into the cells of a person with a genetic disorder is referred to as _______.
a) gene therapy b) genome c) hybridization d) clone
Three or more forms of a gene that code for a single trait are called _____.
a) multiple alleles b) mutations c) chromosomes d) genome
Sex-linked recessive traits are more common in ___________.
a) carriers b) clones c) males d) females
___Cystic Fibrosis___ is a genetic disorder in which the body produces abnormally thick mucus.
a) Hemophilia b) Cystic Fibrosis c) Down Syndrome d) Sickle-cell Disease
The process of selecting a few organisms with desired traits to serve as parents of the next generation is called ____________.
a) selective breeding b) mutating c) cloning d) genetic engineering
In ______, a person’s DNA is cut into fragments, which are separated to form a pattern.
a) Cloning b) DNA Fingerprinting c) genetic engineering d) hybridization
Play Games with the Questions above at
To play games using the questions from the data set above, visit and enter game ID number: 22471 in the upper right hand corner at or simply click on the link above this text.

Log In
| Sign Up / Register