Anthropology Test 1

6 Questions | Total Attempts: 178

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Anthropology Quizzes & Trivia

Choose one of the four answers provided for each question.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    A genetically inherited condition in which intestines and other abdominal organs protrude through the central abdominal wall is called what?
    • A. 

      Abdominal wall defect

    • B. 

      Biopsy

    • C. 

      Obsidian hydration

    • D. 

      Rickets disease

  • 2. 
    A human blood typing system in which there are 4 distinct types: A, B, AB, and O is called what?
    • A. 

      ABC blood system

    • B. 

      ABB blood system

    • C. 

      AOB blood system

    • D. 

      ABO blood system

  • 3. 
    Changes in the body in response to environmental stresses such as high or low temperatures, intense ultraviolet radiation from sun light, or high altitude is called what?
    • A. 

      Adaptation

    • B. 

      Acclimatization

    • C. 

      Agglutination

    • D. 

      Allele

  • 4. 
    The process by which populations of organisms respond to long term environmental stresses by permanent genetic change--i.e., by evolving is called what?
    • A. 

      Anaerobic

    • B. 

      Adaptation

    • C. 

      Anagenesis

    • D. 

      Anthropoid

  • 5. 
    The clumping together of red cells in blood as a result of antibodies attaching to antigens on the surface of the cells is called what
    • A. 

      Allele

    • B. 

      Albinism

    • C. 

      Agglutination

    • D. 

      AIDS

  • 6. 
    The genetically inherited condition in which there is a marked deficiency of pigmentation in skin, hair, and eyes is called what? 
    • A.