Stem Cells Ultimate Quiz: Trivia!

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Stem Cell Quizzes & Trivia

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Does Stem Cell Research lead to abortion?
    • A. 

      True.

    • B. 

      False.

  • 2. 
    What are Stem Cells?
    • A. 

      Cells that can become any type of cell. Ex: blood, muscle, skin cells.

    • B. 

      Cells that can renew themselves continuously.

    • C. 

      Cells that can go from being (for example) a blood cell to a neuron.

    • D. 

      All of the above.

    • E. 

      None of the above.

  • 3. 
    Where can Stem Cells come from?
    • A. 

      Umbilical cord blood.

    • B. 

      Plant stems.

    • C. 

      Unborn babies.

  • 4. 
    How many known stem cells types are there?
    • A. 

      1

    • B. 

      3

    • C. 

      5

    • D. 

      0

    • E. 

      9

  • 5. 
    What are Stem Cells used for?
    • A. 

      Replacing diseased cells in sick patients.

    • B. 

      Growing into a new organ that a patient needs.

    • C. 

      Making a clone of you in case you die.

    • D. 

      Only A and B.

    • E. 

      All of the above.

  • 6. 
    Cloning is involved in Stem Cell Research.
    • A. 

      True.

    • B. 

      False.

  • 7. 
    What is a stem cell line?
    • A. 

      Stem Cells lined up in a row.

    • B. 

      Stem Cells in the lineage.

    • C. 

      A population of Stem Cells grown by scientists.

    • D. 

      A Stem Cell broken down, with it's contents placed in a line.

  • 8. 
    What are somatic cells?
    • A. 

      Sperm Cells.

    • B. 

      Non-sex cells. Ex: skin cell.

    • C. 

      Egg Cell.

    • D. 

      Stomach cells.

    • E. 

      Cells found in the stoma.

  • 9. 
    What is an Adult Stem Cell?
    • A. 

      A cell extracted from mature tissue.

    • B. 

      A cell extracted only from children.

    • C. 

      A cell extracted only from adults.

    • D. 

      Both A and C.

    • E. 

      None of the above.

  • 10. 
    How many stem cell lines does the United States currently have?
    • A. 

      100

    • B. 

      9

    • C. 

      65

    • D. 

      43

    • E. 

      2