Human Growth and Development


Multiplechoice. Write the letter of the correct choice in each blank beforethe question.

  1. D

  2. A

  3. B

  4. A

  5. C

  6. A

  7. C

  8. A

  9. A

  10. B

  11. A

  12. C

Shortanswer (2 points each, except for #14, which is worth 3 points).Answer these questions with terminologies you learned from thetextbook and lecture.

  1. Autosomes sex chromosomes

  2. Alleles are pair of alternative forms of genes that can occupy the same locus on a particular chromosome homozygous allele is when both parents have contributed similar genes for a trait, and heterozygous are when both parents have provided different versions of the trait.

  3. Hypoxia is the inadequate supply of blood and oxygen to a baby.

  4. Disease Fetal Alcohol Syndrome results from overuse of alcohol during pregnancy. It might cause infants to have mental retardation, facial deformities, and heart defects.