Chapter 13 To 16 Homework

49 Questions | Total Attempts: 68

SettingsSettingsSettings
Please wait...
Homework Quizzes & Trivia

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Genetic testing is often used in treating certain lung cancers to determine how well a cancer will respond to a particular drug or combination of drugs.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    Ultrasound is used in conjunction with CVS and amniocentesis for needle placement.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Most states have laws addressing the reliability and accuracy of genetic testing.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    AIH raises more ethical and legal issues than does AID.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Frozen sperm is commonly used for artificial insemination.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    In 2004, what organization was formed to complete the encoding of genes?
    • A. 

      Human Genome Project

    • B. 

      The International Human Genome Sequencing Consortium

    • C. 

      The Human Genome Research Institute

    • D. 

      Department of Energy

  • 7. 
    The encoding of genes will allow:
    • A. 

      The investigation of ways to prevent or cure diseases.

    • B. 

      Individuals to trace where they really come from.

    • C. 

      More reproductive methods to be determined.

    • D. 

      A and B

  • 8. 
    Genetic testing is used for the following reason(s):
    • A. 

      Carrier screening.

    • B. 

      Prenatal diagnostic testing.

    • C. 

      Presymptom testing.

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 9. 
    Chorionic villus sampling is:
    • A. 

      A test used to detect genetic defects.

    • B. 

      Testing a sample of the mother's blood for serum-alpha-fetoprotein.

    • C. 

      Taking a sample of the fluid surrounding the fetus in utero.

    • D. 

      Using ultrasound to produce a reflected image of the fetus on a monitor.

  • 10. 
    The Uniform Parentage Act:
    • A. 

      States that at least three signatures are required in cases of insemination.

    • B. 

      Requires all insemination cases be kept confidential.

    • C. 

      Determines the parents of children.

    • D. 

      Establishes specific regulations that each state must enact.

  • 11. 
    Screening for PKU, a congenital disease, is a type of __________________ genetic screening and testing.
  • 12. 
    ____________________________ can identify the size and gestational age and detect some fetal anomalies.
  • 13. 
    "In vitro"fertilization is also called ______________________________________ .
  • 14. 
    A test that screens for genetic flaws among embryos fertilized through IVF is called __________________________________________ .
  • 15. 
    __________________ are single cells that can regenerate and turn themselves into several types of specialized cells.
  • 16. 
    The _________________________________ adopted a measure to prohibit all forms of human cloning in August 2005.
  • 17. 
    There is no universal consensus on the time of viability.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    Quickeningis the term used to describe the feeling of life.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 19. 
    Physicians cannot refuse to perform an abortion.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    A spouse must be informed in abortion procedures.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 21. 
    The fertilized ovum is referred to as an embryo.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 22. 
    The approved method of abortion if pregnancy is less than 7 weeks from the last menstruation is called:
    • A. 

      Suction abortion or curettage.

    • B. 

      Dilatation and extraction.

    • C. 

      RU489.

    • D. 

      Hysterotomy.

  • 23. 
    The U.S. Supreme Court through Roe v Wade has determined all but one of the following is true:
    • A. 

      During the 1st trimester pregnant women have a right to abortion that cannot be regulated by the state.

    • B. 

      During the 2nd trimester, states may regulation abortions.

    • C. 

      During the 3rd trimester, state interests override pregnant women's rights to abortion.

    • D. 

      States must provide abortions to pregnant women on Medicaid.

  • 24. 
    In 2006, the U.S. Supreme Court in Ayotte v Planned Parenthood of Northern New England ruled unconstitutional the lawthat:
    • A. 

      Abortion demonstrators must not come within 15 feet of entrances to abortion clinics

    • B. 

      Abortion counseling is mandatory in federally funded clinics.

    • C. 

      Required parental notification 48 hours before an abortion to a minor.

    • D. 

      Spouses must be informed of a partner's abortion intentions.

  • 25. 
    Factors to consider when identifying abortion issues include:
    • A. 

      Economics, culture, and religion.

    • B. 

      Consent of partner.

    • C. 

      Age and health of client.

    • D. 

      A and C

Back to Top Back to top