Fragile X Syndrome

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Fragile X Syndrome Quizzes & Trivia

A quiz for an education classroom to learn about fragile X syndrome.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    How many males and females does fragile X syndrome infect?
    • A. 

      1 in 3200 males and 1 in 7000 to 9000 females

    • B. 

      1 in 3600 males and 1 in 4000 to 6000 females

    • C. 

      1 in 3500 males and 1 in 5000 to 8000 females

  • 2. 
    What gender is fragile X sydrome more commin in, males or females?
    • A. 

      Males

    • B. 

      Females

  • 3. 
    What physical features would you see in a person with fragile X syndrome?
    • A. 

      Small ears, round face, and small chin

    • B. 

      Enlarged ears, square face, and medium chin

    • C. 

      Enlarged ears, long face, and prominent chin

  • 4. 
    What are the symptoms of fragile X syndrome?
    • A. 

      Mental retardation, large body size, tendency to avoid contact, hyperactive behavior, large facial features.

    • B. 

      Mental retardation, small body size, stairs off into space, calm behavior, small facial features.

    • C. 

      Mental retardation, medium body size, pays attention, normal behavior, large facial features.

  • 5. 
    How can you tell if a baby has fragile X syndrome?
    • A. 

      Large feet

    • B. 

      Large ears

    • C. 

      Large head

  • 6. 
    What are all the behavior characteristics you would see in somebody who has fragile X syndrome?
    • A. 

      ADD, normal movement, responds to various touch, auditory or visual stimuli

    • B. 

      ADD, speech impairments, problems sitting still, autistic behaviors, and unusual responses to various touch, auditory or visual stimuli.

    • C. 

      ADD and speech impairments

  • 7. 
    Who passes fragile X syndrome to their children, mothers or fathers?
    • A. 

      Fathers

    • B. 

      Mothers

  • 8. 
    What can help with fragile X syndrome?
    • A. 

      Learning in the classroom like a normal child.

    • B. 

      Special education and learn in the classroom normally without major help outside of the school.

    • C. 

      Special education, speech and language therapy, behavior therapy, and occupational therapy.