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Ethical Issues in Health & Medicine Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Riti is not a medical professional, but she has agreed to help her friend die. Riti's assistance to her friend is an example of ____.

Question 2 2. A scientist isolates a human DNA repair gene and inserts it into a plasmid. The plasmid is inserted into a bacterial cell, so more plasmid can be produced. After isolating the plasmid from the bacterial cells, the scientist inserts the plasmid DNA into a human tissue culture cell using a virus. Which of the following statements regarding HOSTS is TRUE?

Question 3 3. Which of the following is a controversial act because it goes against the Hippocratic Oath?

Question 4 4. In deciding Roe v. Wade, the U.S. Supreme Court stipulated that a woman had the right to an abortion up until what point?

Question 5 5. Clinton is dying and praying for a recovery. He promises that if he lives, he will appreciate his family more. Which stage of grief is he in?

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Question 6 6. Sally's husband recently died. She cries a lot and doesn't want to get out of bed in the morning. Which stage of grief is she in?

Question 7 7.

Which of the following is/are examples of genetically modified organisms?

I. A plant cell in which a regulation gene has been deleted.

II. A bacterial cell in which extra copies of a bacterial DNA repair gene have been added.

III. A human cell that has been infected with a virus.

Question 8 8. What does the right to treatment entail?

Question 9 9. The foundation of medical death is

Question 10 10.

Which of the following statements is true?

I. The one thousandth base pair on chromosome one of an organism is an example of a locus.

II. Changing the DNA in a gene by one base pair could create a new allele.

III. Cells in a diploid organism possess two copies of each homolog (except gametes).

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Question 11 11. What was the U.S. Supreme Court's ruling in the case of Roe v. Wade in 1973?

Question 12 12. Which of these is NOT one of the three elements of informed consent?

Question 13 13. A man's level of fertility depends on the _____ and _____ of sperm.

Question 14 14. Mary's psychologist discusses her problems with Mary's husband without her permission. Mary's psychologist has done which of the following?

Question 15 15. Genocide and evictions from countries may lead to

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Question 16 16. The time of life between adolescence and middle age is called:

Question 17 17. Cortical death is described as

Question 18 18. Psychic death is linked to

Question 19 19. Why did Norma McCorvey choose Texas to have an abortion in 1969?

Question 20 20. What happens to a person's sex drive if they have lot of testosterone?

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Question 21 21. Which of the following statements about the Texas district court case of Roe v. Wade is FALSE ?

Question 22 22. Which of the following would be considered recombinant DNA?

Question 23 23. Which of these is a right of mental health patients?

Question 24 24. Who first proposed the five stages of grief?

Question 25 25. The capacity to produce offspring is called:

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Question 26 26. A scientist isolates a human DNA repair gene and inserts it into a plasmid. The plasmid is inserted into a bacterial cell, so more plasmid can be produced. After isolating the plasmid from the bacterial cells, the scientist inserts the plasmid DNA into a human tissue culture cell using a virus. Which of the following statements regarding VECTORS is TRUE?

Question 27 27. Roe v. Wade (1973) was centered on what important issue?

Question 28 28. Which of the following is NOT an example of a phenotype?

Question 29 29. Brain death and cortical death both have

Question 30 30. Which of the following statements is NOT true?

Ethical Issues in Health & Medicine Chapter Exam Instructions

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