Do You Have Basic Knowledge About Genetics? Quiz

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Do You Have Basic Knowledge About Genetics? Quiz

One of the best ways to understand the human body is through understanding the genetics of your patients and their family tree. The study of genetics has improved a lot of things when it comes to medicine and illness predictions. How knowledgeable are you when it comes to this study/ take up the quiz and get to find out. All the best!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which of these was Gregor Mendel not know as?
    • A. 

      Father of Genetics

    • B. 

      Monk

    • C. 

      Botanist

    • D. 

      Australian

  • 2. 
    What does monohybrid mean?
    • A. 

      Cross of one trait

    • B. 

      Cross of two traits

  • 3. 
    Which of the following was not a name Mendel gave to his pea plant generations?
    • A. 

      P1

    • B. 

      P2

    • C. 

      F1

    • D. 

      F2

  • 4. 
    Which of the following was not a dominant trait in peas
    • A. 

      Tall stems

    • B. 

      Short Stems

    • C. 

      Purple Flowers

    • D. 

      All of these are dominant

  • 5. 
    What is the study of heredity?
    • A. 

      Genealogy

    • B. 

      Gene therapy

    • C. 

      Genes

    • D. 

      Genetics

  • 6. 
    What is the name for the carrier for a single trait?
    • A. 

      Gene

    • B. 

      Chromosome

    • C. 

      Allele

    • D. 

      Gamete

  • 7. 
    Which of these is not a reason Mendel chose pea plants?
    • A. 

      Their breeding is easy to control

    • B. 

      They produce a lot of offspring

    • C. 

      They have distinct traits

    • D. 

      They have pretty flowers

  • 8. 
    Which of the following would be the Alleles for a pea plant that is heterozygous for height?
    • A. 

      TT

    • B. 

      Tt

    • C. 

      Tt

    • D. 

      None of these are heterozygous for height

  • 9. 
    Which of the following would be the Alleles for a pea plant that is homozygous recessive for height?
    • A. 

      TT

    • B. 

      Tt

    • C. 

      Tt

    • D. 

      None of these are homozygous recessive for height

  • 10. 
    • A. 

      4:0

    • B. 

      1:1

    • C. 

      1:2:1

    • D. 

      3:1