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  • Q1

    In pea plants, red flower color is dominant to white flower color. If a homozygous red flowered plant is crossed with a white flowered plant, what percentage of their offspring will have red flowers?

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    25%

    30s
  • Q2

    Joe has a cat with black fur (BB) and a cat with white fur (bb). What would be the genotype of their offspring?

    bb

    Bb

    BB

    Bbbb

    30s
  • Q3

    Which of the following pairs has a relationship that is most similar to the relationship between genes and chromosomes?

    leaves and a tree

    fur and a mammal

    a recipe and a cookbook

    a sail and a sailboat

    30s
  • Q4

    The gene for curled ears (C) is dominant over the gene for straight ears (c).  The picture below shows a cat with curled ears (Cc) and a cat with straight ears (cc). What percent of the offspring are expectd to have curled ears as a result of a cross between the cats shown. 5

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    50%

    25%

    100%

    75%

    30s
  • Q5

    DNA contains genes that provide instructions for inherited traits. What is the relationship between the genes and chromosomes?

    Genes correspond to the phenotype, while chromosomes correspond to the genotype

    Chromosomes correspond to the phenotype, while genes correspond to the genotype

    Genes are made up of thousands of chromosomes

    Genes are segments of DNA that are located on the chromosomes of each cell

    30s
  • Q6

    A Siamese cat has genes that affect its fur color. Its fur color is also affected by temperature. Which of the following is true?

    The cat’s phenotype changes its genotype

    The cat’s genotype changes the environment

    The environment changes the cat’s genotype

    The environment changes the cat’s phenotype

    30s
  • Q7

    What is the possibility of III-4 individual’s children being carriers of a widows peaks?

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    75%

    25%

    50%

    30s
  • Q8

    What is the possibility of II-4 individual’s children being carriers of a widows peaks?

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    25%

    75%

    100%

    50%

    30s
  • Q9

    Eugene drew the following diagram to describe the levels of structural organization of an animal’s body. At the top of the pyramid he put the animal’s body. The level of organization that is least specialized will be at the bottom,

    Which of the following should Eugene list at the bottom of his diagram?

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    organ system

    tissue

    cell

    organ

    30s
  • Q10

    The diagram shows parts of the human body. These parts work together to help you digest the food you eat.

    Which term best describes the entire group of parts that are labeled?

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    organ

    organ system

    tissue

    cell

    30s
  • Q11

    Identify the hierarchical organization of an organism, from smallest to largest.

    atom, organ systems, organisms, organ, molecules, cells, tissues

    atoms, molecules, cells, tissues, organs, organ systems, organisms

    organisms, atoms, molecules, cells, tissues, organs, organ systems

    organ systems, organisms, atoms, molecules, cells, tissues, organs

    30s
  • Q12

    The endocrine system of the human body releases molecules, called hormones, into the bloodstream to regulate body processes. Molecules, like hormones, are made up of which of the following?

    cells

    atoms

    tissues

    organs

    30s
  • Q13

    Humans and other complex organisms have a hierarchical system of organization. Which of the following statements is true regarding this system of organization?

    Organs are made of organ systems.

    Cells are made of tissues.

    Organs are made of tissues.

    Atoms are made of cells.

    30s
  • Q14

    The nervous system is the body's switchboard, sending signals between different parts of the body. The central hub of the nervous system is the brain. The brain is an example of which level of hierarchical organization within the body?

    organ

    organ system

    cell

    tissue

    30s
  • Q15

    In a human body, which of the following represents the highest level of structural organization?

    the lungs

    lung tissue

    at atom in the lung

    the respiratory system

    30s

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