Bioethics: Areas, Issues & Human Life


Choose an answer and hit 'next'. You will receive your score and answers at the end.

question 1 of 3

What is bioethics?

Create Your Account To Take This Quiz

As a member, you'll also get unlimited access to over 79,000 lessons in math, English, science, history, and more. Plus, get practice tests, quizzes, and personalized coaching to help you succeed.

Try it risk-free
Try it risk-free for 30 days. Cancel anytime
Already registered? Log in here for access

1. Which of these is not one of the fundamental arguments in bioethics?

2. What is generally the ultimate focus of bioethics?

Create your account to access this entire worksheet
A Premium account gives you access to all lesson, practice exams, quizzes & worksheets
Access to all video lessons
Quizzes, practice exams & worksheets
Certificate of Completion
Access to instructors
Create an account to get started Create Account

About This Quiz & Worksheet

In today's world scientists are expected to consider the ethical ramifications of their work. During the quiz you'll be asked about relevant definitions as well as the fundamental ideas behind bioethics.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

These materials assess your knowledge of:

  • Fundamental arguments in bioethics
  • The focus of bioethics
  • Research involving humans
  • Cardinal guidelines for human testing

Skills Practiced

  • Defining key concepts - ensure that you can properly define key terms, such as bioethics
  • Knowledge application - use your understanding to explain what bioethicists believe about using humans for scientific research
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained about guidelines for ethical treatment of human subjects

Additional Learning

The lesson named Bioethics: Areas, Issues & Human Life will give you a deeper understanding of this topic. You will learn about:

  • Who introduced the concept of bioethics
  • Details about each cardinal value of ethics
  • Two basic opinions in ethical debates regarding scientific research