Review Quiz 1

12 Questions | Total Attempts: 28

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  • 1. 
    The best determinant of race on a skeleton is:
    • A. 

      Teeth shape.

    • B. 

      Skull.

    • C. 

      Pelvic angle.

    • D. 

      Length of arms.

  • 2. 
    Forensic anthropology is:
    • A. 

      The study of forensic science and how it can be applied to real life.

    • B. 

      The study of human bones to determine information about the deceased.

    • C. 

      The study of TV shows such as Bones, CSI, and NCIS.

    • D. 

      The study of a deceased human body to determine cause of death and whether or not a crime was committed.

  • 3. 
    Epithelial cells can be found:
    • A. 

      Lining organs and body cavities.

    • B. 

      Making up all muscles, including the heart.

    • C. 

      In neurons and neuroglia.

    • D. 

      In adipose tissue, blood, bone, cartilage.

  • 4. 
    What is the best way to determine the gender of a skeleton?
    • A. 

      Using the skull and pelvis.

    • B. 

      Using the skull and humerus.

    • C. 

      Using the pelvis and femur.

    • D. 

      Using the femur and humerus.

  • 5. 
    Males have a wider pubic arch and angled outward coccyx.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    When examining the mandible (jaw), females tend to have a ____________ shape to it.
    • A. 

      Y

    • B. 

      U

    • C. 

      C

    • D. 

      V

  • 7. 
    Which of the following nucleotide pair bonds would be found in a DNA molecule?
    • A. 

      Asenine-guanine

    • B. 

      Guanine-cytosine

    • C. 

      Adenine-cytocine

    • D. 

      Cytosine-uracil

  • 8. 
    Restriction enzymes are derived from:
    • A. 

      Microorganisms.

    • B. 

      Bacteria.

    • C. 

      Viruses.

    • D. 

      All of the above.

  • 9. 
    Biometrics is:
    • A. 

      A degradative enzyme that recognizes specific nucleotide sequences and cuts the DNA.

    • B. 

      The separation of nucleic acids or proteins, on the basis of their size and electrical charge.

    • C. 

      DNA segments resulting from treatment with restriction enzymes.

    • D. 

      The measurement and analysis of unique physical or behavioral characteristics.

  • 10. 
    Gel electrophoresis separates nucliec acids by:
    • A. 

      Shape.

    • B. 

      Size.

    • C. 

      Both shape and size.

    • D. 

      Neither shape or size.

  • 11. 
    DNA is ___________ and will move through the gel toward the ___________ end of the electrophoresis chamber.
    • A. 

      Neutral, negative

    • B. 

      Negative, neutral

    • C. 

      Positive, negative

    • D. 

      Negative, positive

  • 12. 
    The backbone of a DNA molecule is made of which two components?
    • A. 

      Phosphate molecules and ribose sugars

    • B. 

      Deoxyphosphate molecules and ribose sugars

    • C. 

      Deoxyphosphate molecules and deoxyribose sugars

    • D. 

      Phosphate molecules and deoxyribose sugars.