Genes And Chromosomes Test! Trivia Quiz

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Genes And Chromosomes Test! Trivia Quiz - Quiz

Do you know anything about genes? Do you suppose you can get through this quiz? Gene is a fraction of the DNA strand, while the chromosome is the whole strand of DNA. There are more chromosomes than genes in the human body. Genes exist in specific locations on chromosomes are structures within cells that contain a person’s genes. Take on this quiz to see how much you know about genes and chromosomes.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Genes are...
    • A. 

      Found in the cytoplasm of a cell

    • B. 

      Found on chromosomes

    • C. 

      Found in the cell wall

  • 2. 
    A CHROMOSOME is made up of ________ genes.
    • A. 

      One

    • B. 

      Two

    • C. 

      A few

    • D. 

      Large numbers of

  • 3. 
    CHROMOSOMES are found in the ...
    • A. 

      Nucleus of a cell

    • B. 

      Bottom of a cell

    • C. 

      Wall of a cell

    • D. 

      Cell membrane

  • 4. 
    DNA  is...
    • A. 

      A very long molecule

    • B. 

      A very short molecule

  • 5. 
    One long DNA molecule is found in each _________________.
    • A. 

      Nucleus

    • B. 

      Chloroplast

    • C. 

      Chromosome

  • 6. 
    How many chromosomes do humans have in their body cells?
    • A. 

      48

    • B. 

      46

    • C. 

      50

  • 7. 
    Which sex chromosomes does a boy have? 
    • A. 

      Two X chromosomes

    • B. 

      Two Y chromosomes

    • C. 

      An X and a Y

  • 8. 
    Which answer is in order from SMALLEST to BIGGEST?
    • A. 

      Gene, chromosome, cell

    • B. 

      Chromosome, gene, cell

    • C. 

      Nucleus, gene, chromosome

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